Rhetorical Grammar is a writer’s grammar – a text that presents grammar as a rhetorical tool, avoiding the do’s and don’ts so long associated with Martha Kolln. Rhetorical Grammar has ratings and 38 reviews. Not only does Kolln explore grammar and steadfast rules, but she aids the reader in finding ways to use. 25 Jun Available in: Paperback. Most writers, even very good ones, would probably admit to a lack of knowledge of and confidence regarding grammar.

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I highly recommend it. This book is a great resource for educators, writers, and anyone interested in the English language. Besides providing key strategies for revision, Rhetorical Grammar presents systematic discussions of reader expectation, sentence rhetorical grammar kolln and cohesion, subordination and coordination, punctuation, modification, diction, and other principles.

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Rhetorical Grammar: Grammatical Choices, Rhetorical Effects

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Some good information but not rhetorical grammar kolln enough. I will have a stronger voice and a better understanding of the effects word choices and arrangements have on the reader as a result of reading this book. We don’t recognize your username or password.

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