Writing and Editing Tips for Authors Interested in Improving Their Writing
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Duffy’s Crash Course in Good Writing
A former journalist, Oxford Editing’s founder Dr. Matt J. Duffy has been teaching writing for nearly a decade. While teaching, Dr. Duffy found himself stressing the same points in class after class. In response, he created a simple two-page set of guidelines that covers these common problems. Feel free to print this instructional guide for your personal use.
» “Duffy’s Crash Course in Good Writing” (PDF doc)
Dr. Duffy also recommends William Strunk and E.B. White’s The Elements of Style. This slim book, a must for academic writers, is packed with fundamental advice for improving your writing and can answer many common grammatical questions as well.
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