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Definition of the noun writing style
What does writing style mean as a name of something?
- a style of expressing yourself in writing
- lexical domain: Communicative Processes - nouns denoting communicative processes and contents
- synonyms of writing style: genre / literary genre
- more generic terms: expressive style / style = a way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period
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Writing style refers to the manner in which an author chooses to write to his or her audience. A style reveals both the writer's personality and voice, but it also shows how he or she perceives the audience. The choice of a conceptual writing style molds the overall character of the work. This occurs through changes in syntactical structure, parsing prose, adding diction, and organizing figures of thought into usable frameworks.
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by Bryan A. Garner
Jargonmongering LaTINISMS LEGaLESE LEGaLISMS aND LaWYERISMS LEGaL WRITING STYLE A. General Legal Writing B. Brief-Writing C.
by Robert L. Heath
As with a news release, journalistic writing style should be followed, although headings are often used. A third possibility is a combination of the two styles: a heading, followed by a brief explanatory paragraph, followed by bullet points.
Mental Health and Mental Disorders: An Encyclopedia of Conditions, Treatments, and Well-Being [3 volumes] (2015)
An Encyclopedia of Conditions, Treatments, and Well-Being by Len Sperry
The Publication Manual covers topics such as grammar, writing style, spelling, ...
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