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The Complete Idiot’s Guide™ to Writing Well by Laurie E. Rozakis

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Chapter 1. Why Writing Matters

Why Writing Matters

We live in a world of words. Without doubt, words are the lifeblood of all modern societies. And English is becoming the international language of technology, science, diplomacy, and business. About 350 million people speak and write English as their native language. An additional 350 million people speak and write English as their second language. More than half the world's books are published in English. About 80 percent ...

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