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Long sentences, with no time off for good behaviour

The words are tumbling out beautifully for you. You are proud of that well-constructed, elegant and impressively long sentence. It’s sometimes even easier to write a long sentence than a short one. But if you want to be understood, beware: … Continue reading

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Is writing in capitals ever a good idea?

Think twice before writing anything in capitals – whether individual words, complete sentences or (horror of horrors) whole paragraphs. Some people think that writing in capitals, or upper case letters, can make their words or meanings stand out. That is … Continue reading

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