Archives: writing a sentence

George Orwell, Joe Moran, and the complexity of the problem of writing a good sentence 

October 11, 2018 | By Jim Stovall | No Comments | Filed in: journalism.

Joe Moran, an English prof in Liverpool, whose book First You Write a Sentence: The Elements of Reading, Writing … and Life has been well received and reviewed, has written a marvelous essay on the sentence for The Guardian. He begins it using the words and thoughts of George Orwell, who thought deeply about the use of • Read More »

Tags: , ,