Some language experts learned that you must replace the phrase “try and” with “try to.” So, let’s try and debunk that zombie rule. (Spoiler alert: we do!)
A writer’s diction, or word choice, is imperative to conveying the work’s intended meaning. This list will help spice up your writing and engage your readers.
Parallelism is something copyeditors and writers often disagree about. With a little research and a lesson in grammar, we can end this age-old debate.
Hiring a freelance editor is a great way to elevate your company’s writing, but it’s important to ask questions that will ensure that you find the perfect fit.
While you may have learned that the words “each” and “either” have different meanings, this is actually a zombie rule that does not need to be followed.
An investigation, sparked by a tweet, into what’s wrong with Strunk & White and some ideas for what you should read instead.
Enhancing our vocabulary with new words is a great way to spice up your writing and keep readers engaged. This list will help when you’re feeling repetitive.
Some language experts hate the use of and/or, even though the term appears in millions of texts. When used correctly, and/or illustrates choices to readers.
There’s often confusion about the difference between “percent” and “percentage points.” Let’s clarify using math equations and real world examples.
This collection of live tweets from the 2023 Red Pencil Conference will inspire you to launch the freelance editing business you’ve been dreaming about.