Part One of this module introduces you to:
- Cultural norms of writing sentences
- Use of prepositions
- Redundant pairs
Part Two of this module introduces you to:
- Unnecessary words
- Unclear referents (Clarity with pronouns)
DukeWrites Sentences 1
DukeWrites Sentences 2
Duke Writing Studio handouts on revising for style
UNC-Chapel Hill Writing Center on style
Purdue Online Writing Lab (OWL) on sentence clarity
Module developed by Margaret Swezey. Last updated May 2017.
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