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Bethesda Magazine's 2017 Best of Bethesda Editors' Pick for "Best Place for Literary Inspiration"

 

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Precision In Language

Sat, 28 Oct, 2017 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Learn the skills to identify precisely the right word to express your meaning, feeling, or subtext. We'll look at examples in fiction, poetry, and nonfiction, and discuss what makes an expression fresh rather than expected, where and how to find the mot juste (the exact, appropriate word), and why precision can succeed in getting your work noticed. Mine your bookshelves and come to class with one or two brief passages in which the author uses language with an evocative precision.

Location: Bethesda
Fees: $50.00
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