"For those interested in writing, language, psychology, or how the human mind does some of its greatest things, this book is a gold mine. Acclaimed author and professor Steven Pinker discusses the craft of writing in a comfortable, witty, and confi..."
Why is so much writing so bad, and how can we make it better? Is the English language being corrupted by texting and social media? Do the kids today even care about good writing? Why should any of us care? In The Sense of Style, linguist and...
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