FIVE basic writing tips to help smooth, tighten, and sharpen your writing.
After you read the Crushedit TIP, hover over the box and try to edit the sentence before the improved version pops up. Then apply the rules to your writing. (Really! Take out a piece of your writing and give it a shot.)
A few tweaks here and there can make a huge difference in the level of sophistication and clarity of your work.
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Watch Your WORDS
Same words. Very different sentences.
I am afraid I forgot to lock the door and turn off the lights.
I forgot I am afraid to the lock the door and turn off the lights.
I forgot to lock the door and, I am afraid, to turn off the lights.
I forgot to lock the door and turn off the lights. I am afraid.