Many people in a rather reckless context claim to 'just tell it like it is'. In actuality, nobody really stresses what one says so much as the motive behind what one says; hence, he is merely blowing hot air and detracting from 'what is'.
Cut out all these exclamation points. An exclamation point is like laughing at your own joke.
2. Christian education places its emphasis on “unity” in relationships between people.
No author has created with less emphasis such pathetic characters as Chekhov has.
False eloquence is exaggeration; true eloquence is emphasis.
We must begin to shift the emphasis of teen-age pregnancy to teen-age boys.
Revolution is a trivial shift in the emphasis of suffering.
The emphasis of the Bible is on the work of the Redeemer, not on the work of the redeemed.