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Express coordinate ideas in similar form. An Approach to Style with a List of Reminders 1. Place the emphatic words of a sentence at the end.
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The number of the subject determines the number of the verb. Elementary Rules of Usage 1. Her sophisticated and witty images that are yet bright and fanciful have won her a devoted following, especially among young urbanites.
Use a dash to set off an abrupt break or interruption and to announce a long appositive or summary. Do not use dialect unless your ear is good. White Illustrated by Maira Kalman Category: Kalman has taken ‘the little book’ and made it even more elegant and uplifting.
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