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Senior technical writer who's pretty much seen it all.


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comment Is replacing “this” with “a” allowed in fiction?
Indeed. See e.g. My Favorite Year, wherein a comedienne touts the comedic potential of "This guy walks into a psychiatrist's office" in preference to "A man walks into...".
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answered Please advise on this comma among semi-colons and provide a more concise sentence
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