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sentence and the paragraph.

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Published in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English


  • English language -- Rhetoric.

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Other titlesCollege composition and communication., College English (Periodical)
The Physical Object
Pagination76 p.
Number of Pages76
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Open LibraryOL14069335M

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