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ERIC Number: EJ463648
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-1534-9322
"Sentence Variety": Where Theory and Practice Meet and Lose.
Hashimoto, I.
Composition Studies/Freshman English News, v21 n1 p66-77 Spr 1993
Complains that, even though composition instructors beg their students to improve their writing style, much professional writing is stylistically dense and unreadable. Questions whether writing teachers can teach style or whether asking for sentence variety is useful. Criticizes the treatment of style and sentence variety in composition textbooks. (HB)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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