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The Oxford Guide to Writing & Speaking — The Key to Effective Communication - John Seeley

Oxford University Press, 1998, Hardback in Dustwrapper..
Condition: Very Good — in Very Good Dust Wrapper. Gently bruised at the head of the spine and top corners with commensurate ruffling to the dust wrapper.

From the cover: “The Oxford Guide to Writing & Speaking is the essential, practical book for anyone who wants to improve their written and spoken communication skills. It provides advice, tips, and ideas to help you communicate better in a wide range of everyday situations. Communicating successfully in everyday life • Writing in a business situation: guidance on writing letters, reports, fax, email • Writing in a study situation: how to produce essays, papers, and dissertations • Applying for a job: writing a successful CV and covering letter; preparing for interviews • Meetings and presentations: chairing meetings, planning the agenda; giving productive and persuasive presentations and talks • Dealing with the media: writing a press release; understanding how newspaper reporting works; preparing for a media interview Getting your message across effectively • Understanding the needs of your audience: how to pitch your message at the right level • Time and place: understanding what approach to take when dealing with organizations, institutions, and individuals Using correct English • Good grammar, punctuation, and spelling: how to write better English and avoid making mistakes • Increasing your wordpower: how to find the words you need; how to make sure you use appropriate language for every situation Efficient planning and writing • The starting point: how to plan and research a piece of writing • Getting it on paper: drafting, writing, and revising your work • Presentation: how to present work effectively; how to use technology to help you.”
Size: 9½" x 6Ύ"
Number of Pages: 302
ISBN: 0198631448

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