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Grammar Friday

Today’s two grammar tips: Eliminate unnecessary words. Mark Twain said it best: “Substitute ‘damn’ every time you’re inclined to write ‘very’; your editor will delete it, and the writing will be just as it should be.” You don’t wile away … Continue reading

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Grammar Friday

Today’s two grammar tips: Eliminate unnecessary words. Mark Twain said it best: “Substitute ‘damn’ every time you’re inclined to write ‘very’; your editor will delete it, and the writing will be just as it should be.” Don’t shift verb tenses … Continue reading

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