How To Write Well

Title:How To Write Well: 10 Essential Self-Editing Tips

Author: C S Lakin, Write To Done

Full Text & Source: http://writetodone.com/how-to-write-well-self-editing-tips/

The Internet, Online, 17/2/2017

Sample Text:

Do you want to write well?

The easiest way to write well is to edit your writing….

Learning to self-edit is a lesson in awareness. It’s all about understanding the common mistakes writers make, and how to fix those mistakes.

#1. Give it a rest…..

#2. Read aloud what you wrote…..

#3. Search and destroy weasel words…

#4. Trim sentences….

#5. You need commas…..

#6. Don’t overdo the punctuation….

#7. Pay attention to verb conjugations….

#8. Ditch extraneous tags when writing dialog….

#9. Avoid passive construction…

#10. Check those tenses………

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