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" I notice that you use plain, simple language, short words, and brief sentences. That is the way to write English — it is the modern way, and the best way. Stick to it; don't let fluff and flowers and verbosity creep in. "
Why Business People Speak Like Idiots: A Bullfighter's Guide - Página 8
por Brian Fugere, Chelsea Hardaway, Jon Warshawsky - 2005 - 192 páginas
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Writing Broadcast News: Shorter, Sharper, Stronger

Mervin Block - 1997 - 314 páginas
...for writers today, is to strip language clean, to lay it bare down to the bone." ERNEST HEMINGWAY "I notice that you use plain, simple language, short words and brief sentences. This is the way to write English — it is the modern way and the best way. Stick to it; don't let...
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How to Write Non-fiction Books

Gordon Wells - 1999 - 106 páginas
...weigh a parcel of typescript. (Put one on your Christmas present list.) THE WORDS... AND PICTURES I notice that you use plain, simple language, short...It is the modern way and the best way. Stick to it. Mark Twain I can't pretend to teach you how to write. Each person's style is their own. I can do little...
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Writing... Is Fun!

Gordon Wells - 2000 - 65 páginas
...now - try not to have any paragraph longer than about four sentences, or sixty words. Count them. 'I notice that you use plain, simple language, short...is the modern way and the best way. Stick to it.' Mark Twain If I isn't using words right, this do be hard to grasp. It is fine to use simple, easy-to-understand...
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The Annotated Huckleberry Finn: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Tom Sawyer's ...

Mark Twain - 2001 - 480 páginas
...simple language, short words and brief sentences," Twain replied on March 20. 1880. "Th:il is the wav to write English— it is the modern way, and the best way. Stick to it; don't let fluff und flowers and verbosity creep in. \\ hen yon catch an adjective, kill it. No. I don't mean utterly,...
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The Dictionary of Concise Writing: 10,000 Alternatives to Wordy Phrases

Robert Hartwell Fiske - 2002 - 412 páginas
...Review www.vocabula.com Foreword In a letter to a twelve-year-old boy, Mark Twain wrote, "I notice you use plain, simple language, short words, and brief...don't let fluff and flowers and verbosity creep in." Alas, with most of us, as we grow older, fluff and flowers and verbosity do creep in. Writing today...
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Making News: A Straight-Shooting <br>Guide to Media Relations

David Henderson - 2008 - 226 páginas
...Thought Stoppers I have always loved to read Mark Twain. About the craft of writing, he told a friend, "I notice that you use plain, simple language, short...don't let fluff and flowers and verbosity creep in. When you catch an adjective, kill it." "I notice that you use plain, simple language, short words and...
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Word Wizard: Super Bloopers, Rich Reflections, and Other Acts of Word Magic

Richard Lederer - 2007 - 272 páginas
...effective writing. Cut the Verbal Fat In a letter to a twelve-year-old boy, Mark Twain wrote, "I notice you use plain, simple language, short words, and brief sentences. That is the way to write English—it is the modern way and the best way. Stick to it; don't let fluff and flowers and verbosity...
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Powerful Wisdom for Powerful Writing: Applying Ancient Teachings to ...

Richard W. Kelsey - 2008 - 152 páginas
...However, Twain did let a little "verbosity" creep into his 1880 letter to his friend as follows: "I notice that you use plain, simple language, short...is the way to write English - it is the modern way (in 1880) and the best way (in 2007). Stick to it; don't let fluff, flowers, and verbosity creep in....
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