Art of Styling Sentences

Cover of: Art of Styling Sentences | Marie L. Waddell

Published by Barron"s Educational Series .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • English language,
  • Sentences,
  • Style

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8003547M
ISBN 10081200440X
ISBN 109780812004403
OCLC/WorldCa553384

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Citing sources with Chicago style footnotes. Date published Septem by Jack Caulfield. Date updated: Febru The notes and bibliography style is one of two citation options provided by the Chicago Manual of time a source is quoted or paraphrased, a superscript number is placed in the text, which corresponds to a footnote or endnote containing details.

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The example title page of this example essay was modeled from Rampolla’s pocket guide from page The margins should be one inch all the way around the page. The student’s last name and page number should appear in the top right corner of each page (excluding the title page).

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A poet writes in sentences. Patterns from "The Art of Styling Sentences". Terms in this set (10) Pattern One: Compound Sentence: Semicolon, no conjunction. Two short, related sentences now joined. S V ; S V. Helps join two short, simple sentences having two closely related ideas. Used when you have talked about similar ideas in several sentences.

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Don’t start off by copying War and Peace. You’ll just burn out. Start with smaller passages and then work your way up to longer pieces.

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