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৬ Format Kindle Read @Do I Make Myself Clear?: Why Writing Well Matters 㟳 PDF Author Harold Evans ᶧ

৬ Format Kindle Read @Do I Make Myself Clear?: Why Writing Well Matters 㟳 PDF Author Harold Evans ᶧ ৬ Format Kindle Read @Do I Make Myself Clear?: Why Writing Well Matters 㟳 PDF Author Harold Evans ᶧ Sir Harold Evans memoir cum craft manual in which he rollicks with all the joy and adventurousness of a rock n roll tell allOf the truly silly number of hours I ve spent with my nose in the binding of books on the craft of writing, those I spent with Do I Make Myself Clear were the only I spent smiling, in search of someone I could read aloud to NPR Mr Evans s skills are on display on nearly every page of Do I Make Myself Clear Why Writing Well Matters Writing a book about writing well can be hazardous for the author reviewing one is risky, too but in this case at least the author and his readers have nothing to fear Edward Kosner, Wall Street Journal Have you heard of Harold Evans Sir Harold Evans Of course you have He is one of the greatest and most garlanded editors alive.As a master editor and distinguished author, Evans is well qualified to instruct us on how to write well But can he delight us in the process After reading this book, I can affirm the answer is yes Jim Holt, New York Times Book Review A writing manual so smart and incisive that it could surely benefit anyone journalist, student, business executive, legislator who has ever tried to craft an English sentence and fallen short Malcolm Jones, Daily Beast Going well beyond the typical style guide s proscriptions against the passive voice, clich , and so on, this polemic on writing takes the view that the oppressive opaqueness of much contemporary prose is a moral issue New Yorker Evans s book offers plenty of practical advice for those seeking to improve their writing skills, with a 10 point checklist to encourage a clear approach Financial Times In the tradition of George Orwell, who said that political language is designed to make lies sound truthful, Harry Evans reminds us how important it is to write clearly Then he shows how Those of us who have been edited by Harry marvel at his dexterity in unclogging dense prose, and in this book he reveals his secrets Walter Isaacson, author of Steve Jobs and The Innovators How a Group of Hackers, Geniuses, and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution A timely reminder that precision of language is the writer s greatest weapon Harry Evans methodical research and wry eye provide an entertaining lesson in intent, measured and exacting At a time when public debate is shrill and filled by the overly assertive, Evans gives us a treat of a book that, through the use of practical examples, allows us to bathe in a language of clarity Do I Make Myself Clear shows that writing remains the gift of the ultimate explorer Make time for the journey David Walmsley, Editor in Chief, The Globe and MailHarry Evans is one of the great indeed legendary editors of our time Over the course of his career, he has edited newspapers, books and magazines, which surely qualifies as a publishing trifecta All his talents and irresistible charm are on display in Do I Make Myself Clear It s much than a guide to English usage it s a companion informative, delightful and indispensable Do not hit INT or SEND without it Christopher Buckley author of Thank You For Smoking Read this book before you write another word As original as it is entertaining, Harold Evans guided tour of every nuance of our language amounts to a masterly reappraisal of English usage for our times by a consummate editor turned writer Anthony Holden editor of Poems that Make Grown Men Cry New York Times Bestseller One of NPR s Best Books of 2017A wise and entertaining guide to writing English the proper way by one of the greatest newspaper editors of our time Harry Evans has edited everything from the urgent files of battlefield reporters to the complex thought processes of Henry Kissinger He s even been knighted for his services to journalism In DO I MAKE MYSELF CLEAR , he brings his indispensable insight to us all in his definite guide to writing well.The right words are oxygen to our ideas, but the digital era, with all of its TTYL, LMK, and WTF, has been cutting off that oxygen flow The compulsion to be precise has vanished from our culture, and in writing of every kind we see a trend towards speed and information but far less clarity Evans provides practical examples of how editing and rewriting can make for better communication, even in the digital age DO I MAKE MYSELF CLEAR is an essential text, and one that will provide every writer an editor at his shoulder. 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    • Do I Make Myself Clear?: Why Writing Well Matters
    • 2.4
    • 183
    • Format Kindle
    • 0316277177
    • Harold Evans
    • Anglais
    • 06 June 2016

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