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A giant among writing stylists, Zinsser gives tips to international graduate journalism students:

  1. Short is better than long.
  2. Simple is good.
  3. Long Latin nouns are the enemy.
  4. Anglo-Saxon active verbs are your best friend.
  5. One thought per sentence.
  • Advice


*Virginia Montecino (George Mason University), "Creating an Effective PowerPoint Presentation"

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