It is perhaps too easy to get caught up in this, however. Reducing Clauses to Phrases, Phrases to Single Words Be alert for clauses or phrases that can be pared to simpler, shorter constructions.
At least, for some time. Still, I will definitely update whenever I get some time.
And after all, quality is more important than quantity, right? So therefore you can still await those superb articles filled to the brim with writing tips all right, all right, enough bragging.
I actually lost the draft of this post before, due to Human Error and a false trust on Windows Live Writer seriously, Microsoft. Still I will be trying my best. Windows Live Writer was deprecated with the launch of Windows 8, a year after this article was originally published.
Now, on with the show! Clarity is a hot topic in writing. How to attain it, how to use it. Hey, even I might have added my piece to it two years ago. You might even have read a few articles from those pro bloggers. But how to master it?
The answer, my friends, is below, so keep reading! Master clarity with these oven-hot tips Write directly. This is the best, and the most doable tip of all time.
Rambling while writing helps to make your piece longer, and writing indirectly with padding and all that will certainly make few readers happy. Very, very few, in fact. So what should you do? Write directly to the reader. Imagine if he is in front of you and you are talking to him.
How would you talk to him then? Would you use a dozen complex words like ebullient, winnow, titillate and ramble around like mad? No, of course not. So why are you doing it in writing?This acclaimed book is a master teacher's tested program for turning clumsy prose into clear, powerful, and effective writing.
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Rather, Joseph Williams explains how to be concise, how to be focused, how to be organized. Tighten Up Your Prose. The Hemingway Editor cuts the dead weight from your writing. It highlights wordy sentences in yellow and more egregious ones in red.
A Brief Introduction. Diagramming sentences has not been much in vogue as a pedagogical device for the past thirty years or so. There are, however, many grammarians and English instructors who hold that analyzing a sentence and portraying its structure with a consistent visual scheme can be helpful—both for language beginners and for .
This acclaimed book is a master teacher's tested program for turning clumsy prose into clear, powerful, and effective writing. A logical, expert, easy-to-use plan for achieving excellence in expression, Style offers neither simplistic rules nor endless lists of dos and don'ts.
Rather, Joseph Williams explains how to be concise, how to be focused, how to . Want to know how to master clarity in writing? Then you need to read this article, which contains 5 tips to conquer that monster. Below you will see a chart of English language word roots that are common prefixes and suffixes to base words.
(This list is similar to that which appeared previously on this site.).