ISBN 9780415661720,English for Journalists

English for Journalists

Author:

Wynford Hicks

Publisher:

Routledge

Rs1585

Publisher

Routledge

Publication Year 2013
ISBN-13

ISBN 9780415661720

ISBN-10 0415661722
Binding

Paperback

Edition 4th
Number of Pages 208 Pages
Language (English)
Subject

Reference works

English for Journalists has established itself in newsrooms the world over as an invaluable guide to the basics of English and to those aspects of writing, such as reporting speech, house style and jargon, which are specific to the language of journalism. Written in a highly accessible and engaging style, English for Journalists covers the fundamentals of grammar, spelling, punctuation and journalistic writing, with all points illustrated through a series of concise and illuminating examples. The book features practical, easy to follow advice with examples of common mistakes and problem words. The twentieth anniversary edition features a new first chapter on the state of English today by author Wynford Hicks and includes updated examples to improve accessibility. This is an essential guide to written English for all practising journalists and students of journalism.
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