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by Harry Thurston Peck

Download What Is Good English?: And Other Essays (Essay Index Reprint Series) ePub
  • ISBN 0836927109
  • ISBN13 978-0836927108
  • Language English
  • Author Harry Thurston Peck
  • Publisher Ayer Co Pub (June 1, 1999)
  • Pages 318
  • Formats txt mobi rtf lrf
  • Category Fiction
  • Subcategory Essays and Correspondence
  • Size ePub 1953 kb
  • Size Fb2 1904 kb
  • Rating: 4.4
  • Votes: 570

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CONTENTS What is Good English? The Little Touches The Progress of "Fonetik Refawrm" Names Fifty Books Stphane Mallarm Honor de Balzac The Human Side of Tennyson A Mad Philosopher Robert G. Ingersoll A Great National Newspaper Uncle Tom's Cabin in Liverpool.

What is Good English? and Other Essays (1899). The New Baedeker: Being Casual Notes of an Irresponsible Traveler (1910). William Hickling Prescott (1905). Twenty Years of the Republic, 1885–1905 (1906).

Peck, Harry Thurston, 1856-1914. Book digitized by Google from the library of New York Public Library and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. What is good English?-The little touches. The progress of "fonetik refawrm. The human side of Tennyson. A great national newspaper. Uncle Tom's cabin in Liverpool. MoreLess Show More Show Less.

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The essays were intended mostly for lectures or seminars, and are consequently in an informal style . Oakeshott’s later sceptical, ‘hermeneutic’, thought is also well represented by pieces such as ‘What is Political Theory?’ and ‘The Emergence of the History of Thought.

Oakeshott’s later sceptical, ‘hermeneutic’, thought is also well represented by pieces such as ‘What is Political Theory?’ and ‘The Emergence of the History of Thought.

He was educated in private schools and at Columbia College, graduating in 1881. His literary gifts had attracted wide attention by then.

Susan Sontag's essays are great interpretations, and even fulfillments, of what is. .In this book of essays she can be a little show-offy with her erudition.

Susan Sontag's essays are great interpretations, and even fulfillments, of what is really going on. ―Carlos Fuentes. Sontag herself was a book reader par excellence, reportedly having a library of 15,000 books in her New York apartment. In this book of essays she can be a little show-offy with her erudition, listing multiple authors or works to underline a point she’s making. Or she will make comparisons, I’m not quoting her here but something along the lines of the films of Godard are no more like those of Resnais than the paintings of Mondrian are like those of Kandinsky, which tells the reader that she is of course intimately familiar with all four of those individuals.

A good discursive essay should consist of: a).Finish with a quotation, Ask a rhetorical question, Give the reader something to consider . Perhaps then people will re-discover what It is like to actually communicate with each other. Useful Tips for Discursive Essays.

A good discursive essay should consist of: a) an introductory paragraph in which you clearly state the topic to be discussed; b) a main body, in which points are clearly stated in separate paragraphs and exemplified or justified: and c) a closing paragraph summarising the main points of the essay, in which you stale/restate your opinion, and/or give a balanced consideration.