The chief defect of Henry King
Was chewing little bits of string.
Vigorous writing is concise. A sentence should contain no unnecessary words, a paragraph no unnecessary sentences.
|--William Strunk, Jr.|
I have made this letter longer than usual, because I lack the time to make it short.
The difference between the almost-right word and the right word is really a large matter—it’s the difference between the lightning bug and the lightning.
Mum’s the word.
|--Miguel de Cervantes|
In this chapter, you will learn:<objective>
To use the functions of the character-handling library (
To use the string-conversion ...