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Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Luke - Goodreads

The book has become a classic (as far as reference materials become classics) for a reason. Or several reasons, to be more accurate. It has a litany of helpful writing tips and clearly states examples ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Derek - Goodreads

The first time I tried to read this book, I gave up quickly. It felt too basic to me. Then, after reading in "On Writing" that Stephen King goes through it frequently, I decided to give it a second ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style Illustrated

User Review  - Linda - Goodreads

Good sound advice, greatly improved by the art of Maira Kalman. Surprisingly, I actually read the book straight through. I don't agree with every rule, but the vast majority are great reminders (which I will, no doubt, forget by tomorrow.) My full review is here. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Debora - Goodreads

As a journalism student, it was mandatory. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Justin - Goodreads

Useful, if a bit ossified in places. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Gecko - Goodreads

Great book, however I disagree with their opposition to the use of singular "they". Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Erinn - Goodreads

Brief, direct, but often condescending Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Joel - Goodreads

It's ok, I guess. It's everything your English teachers have said over the years condensed into a 100-page book. Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - Jesse - Goodreads

The first and last quarters of this book are excellent - absolutely amazing. The middle two quarters are absolute dated garbage. Since the initial publishing of this book in 1959, the English language ... Read full review

Review: The Elements of Style

User Review  - natalie - Goodreads

Read this for my eleventh-grade AP English Composition class. Very well written, clearly organized, and highly informative. If you want to be better with your grammar, this is definitely the book for you. (And even though it is from so long ago, many of the rules still apply, or should apply.) Read full review


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