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style guides

  1. lumino

    Rules for Easy to Understand Writing

    If you could give me one rule for making sure that my writing is easy to understand, what would it be? What you recommend that I follow any of the rules found in style guides, or that I avoid using long or embedded phrases? I read in one article that “The length of a sentence isn’t what makes it...
  2. lumino

    Some Books on Style

    I recommended some books to Theglasshouse but not to everyone in the forum. So, since these books would probably be helpful in developing good prose style, I thought I should share them with you. One is called "Building Great Sentences....". It talks about the cumulative syntax and other...