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12.11.2015 11:52    Comments: 0    Categories: Writing Quotations      Tags: the elements of style  william strunk  jr.  art of writing  

In The Elements of Style, William Strunk, Jr., writes:


If those who have studied the art of writing are in accord on any one point, it is on this: the surest way to arouse and hold the attention of the reader is by being specific, definite and concrete. The greatest writers . . . are effective largely because they deal in particulars and report the details that matter.

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