If you begin a comparison, you must finish it. Example: Our company’s products are better, cheaper, and more efficient. Um, okay? More efficient than what? ….
Category: Self Editing
You may wonder whether words like T-shirt and A-frame which amount to a letter combined with a word have an official type or designation. Maybe ….
Ensure that only singular pronouns are used with singular noun case and plurals with plural case. Incorrect: Every writer knows their work better than anyone ….
Pronouns are words that take the place of nouns. Examples are: I, me, he, she, herself, you, it, one, that, they, each, few, many, who, ….
In the narrative, if at all possible, avoid beginning any sentence with any of the so-called FANBOYS (For, And, Nor, But, Or, Yet, or So) ….
Assuming you reside in these United States of America, and assuming you write for an audience that speaks US English, then it follows that US ….
Use Active Verbs/Active Voice in every case when the narrative does not describe a state of being. Use Passive verbs only when describing a state ….