Monthly Archives: July 2018

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How to write well by being consistent

Writing is rarely black and white. Writing rules that is, not the words on a page. Different countries have variations on spelling, one organisation varies from another in how they interpret punctuation rules, and individuals have their own style. In editing work for clients, we often see the confusion that is the fallout from this [...]

By |July 30th, 2018|0 Comments

How to write short sentences

One of the most common actions we take when editing for clients is shortening sentences. It can be really tempting to do a complete brain dump before sticking in that full stop. You might get lots of punctuation such as commas, colons and semi-colons. Or perhaps several different points being made like a daisy-chain or [...]

By |July 4th, 2018|0 Comments