Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Download
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword or section
Like this
8Activity

Table Of Contents

THE MAIN CONSIDERATIONS
THE MOTIVATION OF THE WRITER
THE NATURE OF THE READER
THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN READER AND WRITER
THE FUSION OF MEDIUM, SUBJECT AND
YOUR BACKGROUND FOR SUCCESSFUL
FINDING A TRUE SUBJECT
UNITY
COHERENCE
EMPHASIS
THE MAIN DIVISIONS OF A DISCOURSE
PROPORTIONING THE MAIN DIVISIONS
THE MAIN INTENTION
THE FOUR KINDS OF DISCOURSE
MIXTURE OF THE KINDS OF DISCOURSE
OBJECTIVE AND SUBJECTIVE DISCOURSE
EXPOSITORY DESCRIPTION: TECHNICAL DESCRIPTION
EXPOSITORY NARRATION
ILLUSTRATION
CLASSIFICATION and DIVISION are
DEFINITION
EXTENDED DEFINITION
ANALYSIS: THE TWO KINDS
ANALYSIS AND STRUCTURE
ANALYSIS: RELATION AMONG PARTS
ANALYSIS AND EXPOSITORY DESCRIPTION
EXPOSITORY METHODS AND THEIR USES
THE APPEAL OF ARGUMENT
ARGUMENT AND CONFLICT
ARGUMENT AND THE UNDERSTANDING
WHAT ARGUMENT IS ABOUT
THE PROPOSITION: TWO KINDS
THE STATEMENT OF THE PROPOSITION
HISTORY OF THE QUESTION
ISSUES
PROPOSITIONS OF FACT
EVIDENCE
KINDS OF EVIDENCE: FACT AND OPINION
REASONING
INDUCTION: GENERALIZATION
DEDUCTION
FALLACIES
FALLACIES AND REFUTATION
THE IMPLIED SYLLOGISM
EXTENDED ARGUMENT: THE BRIEF
ORDER OF THE BRIEF AND ORDER OF THE ARGUMENT
PERSUASION
THE DOMINANT IMPRESSION
PATTERN AND TEXTURE IN DESCRIPTION
TEXTURE: SELECTION IN DESCRIPTION
DESCRIPTION OF FEELINGS AND STATES OF MIND
CHOICE OF WORDS IN THE TEXTURE OF DESCRIPTION
MOVEMENT
TIME
MEANING
NARRATIVE AND NARRATION
NARRATION AND THE OTHER KINDS OF DISCOURSE
HOW NARRATION USES OTHER KINDS OF DISCOURSE
PATTERN IN NARRATION
EXAMPLES OF NARRATIVE PATTERN
PROPORTION
TEXTURE AND SELECTION
POINT OF VIEW
SCALE
DIALOGUE
CHARACTERIZATION
THE PARAGRAPH AS A CONVENIENCE TO THE READER
THE PARAGRAPH AS A UNIT OF THOUGHT
THE STRUCTURE OF THE PARAGRAPH
SOME TYPICAL STRUCTURAL PRINCIPLES
LINKING PARAGRAPHS TOGETHER
RHETORIC AND GRAMMAR
grammar and rhetoric
POSITION OF THE MODIFIERS
GENERAL PRINCIPLES OF SENTENCE STRUCTURE
SUMMARY
GENERAL DEFINITION OF STYLE
THREE ASPECTS OF LITERARY STYLE
STYLE AS AN INTERPLAY OF ELEMENTS
DENOTATION AND CONNOTATION
LANGUAGE GROWTH BY EXTENSION OF MEANING
HOW CONNOTATIONS CONTROL MEANINGS
WORN-OUT WORDS AND CLICHES
METAPHOR DEFINED
IMPORTANCE OF METAPHOR IN EVERYDAY LANGUAGE
THE FUNCTION OF METAPHOR
METAPHOR AS ESSENTIAL STATEMENT
WHAT MAKES A "GOOD" METAPHOR?
METAPHOR AND SYMBOL
TONE AS THE EXPRESSION OF ATTITUDE
THE IMPORTANCE OF TONE
WHAT DETERMINES TONE?
TONE AS A QUALIFICATION OF MEANING
SOME PRACTICAL DON'TS
SOME PRACTICAL APPLICATIONS
TONE: FAMILIAR AND FORMAL
COMPLEXITY OF TONE: WHEN, AND WHY, IT IS NECESSARY
RHYTHM
RHYTHM AS A DEVICE OF EXPRESSION
STYLE AS HARMONIOUS INTEGRATION
THE INSEPARABILITY OF FORM AND CONTENT
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1
Fundamentals of Good Writing (1950)

Fundamentals of Good Writing (1950)

Ratings:

5.0

(2)
|Views: 712 |Likes:
Published by madyokky

More info:

Published by: madyokky on Oct 24, 2011
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial

Availability:

Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less

12/16/2012

pdf

text

original

You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 12 to 53 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 70 to 82 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 94 to 133 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 145 to 553 are not shown in this preview.

Activity (8)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 hundred reads
1 thousand reads
Mohit Gahlawat liked this
Oxony20 liked this
Oxony20 liked this
banarisali liked this
Jimmy-Neon liked this
banarisali liked this

You're Reading a Free Preview

Download
/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->