Nakasa You can buy or rent the book through Campus Book Rentals. Gary Hoffman studied architecture at University of California Berkeley before studying English and art at the University of California Los Angeles where he received his Master of Arts, then completed post-graduate wwhite and taught English at the University of Southern California. I give it three stars for the condition of the product and its unique style, however some of the techniques they use are what many whife went to grade school before would label as run-on sentences, hence the name Modern English. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. I am taking a class in non-fiction writing, and I found this book easy to read, with good explanations and helpful hints on ways to write for all genres. Anyone with a creative flair, a vested interest in writing, or who loves to open up and dissect the inner workings of any discipline would get mileage out of Adios.
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She was sick, but she pushed on. They sat together and watched the snow fall. The couple, poor in possessions but rich in love in devotion to one another, sat, curled up on the broken down couch, stuffing protruding from its arm, a quilt, passed down from his grandmother wrapped around the two of them, to watch the snow fall on their first blissful Christmas together.
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One of these approaches is called "freighting. The second appraoch is called "telescopoping. I chose to focus primarily on freighting. I tried my hand at writing ten senteces that slowed speedily and smoothly with the help of freighting. Below you will find my initial thoughts, followed by the full, flowing sentence.
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