Essays Tagged: "The Elements of Style"

An explication of William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream"

; Pascual, James.ENGL116Professor Wing7/19/2007Essay #2: Explication of A Midsummer Night's DreamWhether it's The Beatles, our boyfriends and girlfriends, husbands and wives or our own friends that co ... am about it and even lose sleep worrying about it. Love can be directed to not only one person but others, as well. Love can be shown for anyone and anything. In a nutshell, love is a rather short wor ...

(7 pages) 23 0 3.0 Aug/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors > Shakespeare > A Midsummer Night's Dream

Book report on strunk and whit

The book Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White is a book which talks about rules of ... bout rules of the English language. Rules that are important in communication between one person to the next. In the book, White has his rules and Strunk has his own, but they come together to make th ... ing 's when you are talking about plural, adding 's to make a noun possessive, putting commas where they are needed and breaking sentences off properly. On the other hand, White is talking about thing ...

(2 pages) 366 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

The book Elements of Style by

The book Elements of Style by William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White is a book which talks about rules of ... bout rules of the English language. Rules that are important in communication between one person to the next. In the book, White has his rules and Strunk has his own, but they come together to make th ... ing 's when you are talking about plural, adding 's to make a noun possessive, putting commas where they are needed and breaking sentences off properly. On the other hand, White is talking about thing ...

(2 pages) 443 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Poetry

Gender And Language

Sexism in language is the use of gender-specific words which are thought to be discriminatory against women, and the use o ... ory against women, and the use of expressions which encourage stereotypical images of men and women.The Merriam-Webster Dictionary of English Usage states that the issue of sexism in language is a soc ... sexism in language is a social, rather than linguistic one. According to Ebitt & Ebbit 1982, rather than head for the extremes, the word selection regarding sexism should fall upon the "middle-of ...

(3 pages) 13 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Psychology > Psychological Theories & Authors

on writing

smine ChanBrian WeydemullerEnglish 1A10/18/2014On Writing by Stephen KingStephen King is proclaimed the most successful writer of our time, and boasts an impressive number of bestsellers. On Writing a ... bestsellers. On Writing appears to be a kind of a program, partly memoir, and partly meditation on the writer's life. King decided to work on this book after he was hit by a car. As often happens aft ...

(6 pages) 1 0 0.0 Oct/2014

Subjects: Art Essays

Paper

Evaluation Sheet for Lab Reports Brad TaylorWhen all else fails follow the directionsThis sheet is provided to help guide you in writing your lab report in a scientific fo ... figures, and references as needed. A look at several journal papers will go a long way in answering the many "how to" questions that will undoubtedly come up. The sections of your report should be the ... : (1) Methods, (2) Results (with tables and figures), (3) Introduction, (4) Discussion, and finally the Abstract (if requested). All text should be in paragraph format, NO list or bulleted statements. ...

(3 pages) 2 0 0.0 Nov/2014

Subjects: Literature Research Papers