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The Heading
The Heading has three parts, viz., the name of the place, the...

Double Negative
It must be remembered that two negatives in the English langu...

Simplicity
Simplicity of style has reference to the choice of simple wor...

(present Tense Only)
Sing. Plural ...

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Sing. Plural. ...

X L C D M1, 2, 3, 5, 10, 50, 100, 500, 1000.
(9) Proper names begin with a capital; as, "Jones, Johnson, C...

Each Otherone Another
Each other refers to two, one another to more than two. "Jone...

Infinitives
Present Perfect ...


SIMPLICITY




Diction - Purity - Propriety - Precision.

Simplicity of style has reference to the choice of simple words and
their unaffected presentation. Simple words should always be used in
preference to compound, and complicated ones when they express the same
or almost the same meaning. The Anglo-Saxon element in our language
comprises the simple words which express the relations of everyday life,
strong, terse, vigorous, the language of the fireside, street, market and
farm. It is this style which characterizes the Bible and many of the
great English classics such as the "Pilgrim's Progress," "Robinson
Crusoe," and "Gulliver's Travels."





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