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TO THE POINT: A DICTIONARY OF CONCISE WRITING

TO THE POINT: A DICTIONARY OF CONCISE WRITING
$21.95

- A guide to the basics of writing concisely, including how to reduce the number of words in a phrase, substitute a single word for a phrase, and delete extraneous words and phrases.

- The "Dictionary of Concise Writing," which gives concise alternatives to thousands of wordy phrases. Language expert Robert Hartwell Fiske uses each wordy phrase in a sentence and then rewrites or deletes the phrase entirely to show how the sentence can be improved.

- The brand new "Guide to Obfuscation: A Reverse Dictionary," which helps writers build a more pithy vocabulary.

To the Point is the perfect reference book for anyone who wants to communicate more effectively through clear and beautiful writing.

ISBN: 
9780393347173
Binding: 
Paperback
Publisher: 
Publication Date: 
March 24, 2014