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Feb
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comment What does being “heavy handed” mean? And how does one avoid it?
@AE: I'm still laughing. Thanks for that.
Jan
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Jan
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revised Best e-book formatting process?
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Jan
8
answered Is the word “becoming” being used correctly in the following metaphor?
Jan
2
answered How can I weave variety in this passage?
Nov
2
revised Why is “It was a dark and stormy night..” not a good opening?
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Sep
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Sep
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awarded  Autobiographer
Jun
6
comment Improving my English
The grammar checker in MS Word is execrable. I wouldn't steer anyone to it.
Jan
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Dec
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answered Is it legal to name a character in a story after a disguised trademark?
Sep
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answered “Variation” and “symmetry” in a sentence
Sep
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revised “Variation” and “symmetry” in a sentence
on => of, bamboo is a mass noun unless you are referring to different species, which I presume you are not
Aug
5
comment Hand gestures of “Come on” and other short words
"He beckoned to her to join him." You need the preposition.
Jun
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Apr
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revised How to avoid specifying the gender in English when the original text does not specify it?
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Apr
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answered How to avoid specifying the gender in English when the original text does not specify it?
Mar
23
comment Getting details of a past century right
Related.
Mar
20
comment Best way to emphasise the greenness of the fields in spring in comparison with summer
All right, then let me say it straight: There is no "best way to emphasise the greenness of the fields in spring in comparison with summer." There are only ways that work for what you are trying to do. And you have to be the judge of that.
Mar
17
comment Best way to emphasise the greenness of the fields in spring in comparison with summer
@shomif: If you are trying to develop your own style, why ask about it in some forum about writing? Sheesh.