On Writing Well Quiz

William Zinsser
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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

What does a Thesaurus help a writer with, besides finding alternate words? (from Part I: Chapter 6 Words)

2.

Why doesn't Zinsser teach people how to get published? (from Part IV: Chapter 22 The Tyranny of the Final Product)

3.

What did his parents teach him that made him a fantastic writer? (from Part IV: Chapter 24 Write as Well as You Can)

4.

What are the two components of the original Roget's Thesaurus? (from Part I: Chapter 6 Words)

5.

Do readers generally like knowing about athletes' personal lives? (from Part III: Chapter 17 Sports)

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