On Writing Well Quiz

William Zinsser
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Questions 1-5 of 25:

1.

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

2.

How does Zinsser approach unusual words? (from Part I: Chapter 7 Usage)

3.

What has literature transformed into? (from Part III: Chapter 11 Nonfiction as Literature)

4.

What is the purpose of colons? (from Part II: Chapter 10 Bits & Pieces)

5.

How rigid are the lines between proper and improper English usage? (from Part I: Chapter 7 Usage)

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