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International Phonetic Alphabet for Singers: A Manual for English and Foreign Language Diction buy

International Phonetic Alphabet for Singers: A Manual for English and Foreign Language Diction

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A writer-editor-teacher's quote of the week #34

“What’s the allure of linguistic relativism? There may be solace in imagining ourselves prisoners of circumstances beyond our control—of language or horoscopes, of God or Capital—and so relieved of responsibility for what we do next. 104 more words

Teaching

A Short Little Poem

I was looking through my English notebook one day before class and I found a short little poem I wrote in the margins of my notes inspired by one of my professor’s lectures on diction. 101 more words

Fun

Eight Essential Writing Lessons Journalism Taught Me: Attention

In details there’s the truth.
Richard Ben Cramer

In all probability, nothing taught me more about paying attention than my time writing about the dead. So it’s fortunate that the newspaper writing for which I first was paid was an obituary. 799 more words

On Choice of Words (Not Quite Diction)

As an aspiring writer, bibliophile, and idiot who decided on pursuing an English degree, I have always believed in the power of words. Whether to inspire the masses or simple convey a single, meaningful idea, words matter. 565 more words

Life