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The elements of expression : putting thoughts into words /

Main Author: Plotnik, Arthur.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: Berkeley, Calif. : Cleis Press, 2012
Edition: [2nd ed.], Rev. and expanded ed.
Contents: Containments. Gasping for words ; Standard English : who needs it? ; Grammar and other night sweats -- Extrusions. Expressiveness ; Steps toward expressiveness ; Expressing "the real you" ; Elements of force ; Force, figures of speech, and a little Longinus ; Make my day : the power of tough talk -- Patternings. Model expression : in search of paradigms ; Other people's words ; Infusions for tired vocabularies ; Specialized words : stimulation for every occasion ; Speaking louder than words : oral presentation -- Afterword : intensity in creative expression -- Coda : an appreciation by Stephen Wilbers.
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Oshkosh Adult Display--Nonfiction 808.042 P729e 2012 Due: 09/26/2014