Rhetorical Grammar: Grammatical Choices, Rhetorical Effects, 4th Edition. Martha J. Kolln, The Pennsylvania State University. © | Pearson. Share this page. from Rhetorical Grammar, Martha Kolln. Sentence Cohesion. Sentence cohesion is the ties that connect each sentence to what has gone before–the glue that. Rhetorical Grammar: A Modification Lesson. Martha Kolln odification refers to change. To modify a word or other structure in the sentence is to change its mean -.

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Grammar as a valuable tool for the writer Rhetorical Grammar encourages writers to recognize and use the grammatical and stylistic choices available to them, and to understand the rhetorical effects of those choices on their readers.

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The book also includes helpful practice exercises. Description Rhetorical Grammar encourages writers to recognize and use kolpn grammatical and stylistic choices available to them and to understand the rhetorical effects those choices can have on their readers. Wonderful book for anyone needing to write! This book is not yet featured on Listopia.

grsmmar The book wasn’t very helpful in this regard, though. I will have a stronger voice and a better understanding of the effects word choices and arrangements have on the reader killn a result of reading this book. Discussion of the missing pronoun in Chapter 13 explains the sources of sexism in language and teaches reasonable alternatives.


Kolln’s book is a medley of successes and failures but she does get one big thing right: We don’t recognize your username or password. Not only does it include the basics but it also helps you understand how and when it’s acceptable to break the rules.

Rhetorical Grammar: Grammatical Choices, Rhetorical Effects

New version of koln classic and a must-have on the shelf of any literacy teacher! It maintains its hallmark revision strategies and systematic discussions about reader expectations, sentence rhythm and cohesion, subordination and coordination, punctuation, modification, diction, and many other essential principles. Students, buy or rent this eText.

This item is out of print and has been replaced with Rhetorical Grammar: Open Preview See kolkn Problem? It’s good, but if it were better I’d be a better writer, and I wouldn’t be writing such a lousily-rhetorically and -grammatically worded sentence. Grammatical Choices, Rhetorical Effects, 3rd Edition. New to This Edition. Share a link to All Resources.

Besides providing key strategies for revision, Rhetorical Grammar presents systematic discussions of reader expectation, sentence rhythm and cohesion, subordination and coordination, punctuation, modifiers, diction, and other principles.

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Built for mobile devices, it streamlines gramar tedious and time-consuming aspects of writing, so that students can focus on developing their ideas. Overview Features Contents Order Overview.

Chapter 1 on sentence structure and patterns uses information based on students’ own language expertise to boost their confidence in their language ability and help them make sense of punctuation. Jul 27, Mary Alice rated it really liked it Recommends it for: I love this grammar text.

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In this way, grammar is defined as an intellectual exercise that opens students’ minds to the versatility, beauty, and possibilities of language. Very useful read but got confusing at rhetoriacl think that’s just the nature of English grammar in general. This title is also sold in the various packages listed below.