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Grammar for journalists

by E. L. Callihan

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Published by Chilton Book Co. in Philadelphia .
Written in English

  • English language -- Grammar -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.,
  • Journalism -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 333-334.

    Statement[by] E.L. Callihan
    LC ClassificationsPE1116.J6 C3 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 346 p.
    Number of Pages346
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5308843M
    LC Control Number72092484

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Another important element of news writing is grammar and style. Grammar is the structure of the writing that takes into account the syntax and linguistics, while style is the writing's distinctive appearance and sound.

Grammar is decided according to hard and fast rules, but style is more personal and puts your mark on the piece of work.

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Although it is sold as a guide for reporters, it has become the leading reference Genre: Journalism reference.The book PUBLICATION DATE: FALL PAGES.

More than half a million journalists are working around the world, according to the International Federation of Journalists, and thousands of them are reporting and writing in English – specifically, American English – even though it .