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.
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Every English language writer should be familiar with 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. E.B. White wrote several classic children’s books as well. Click here to purchase The Elements of Style from Amazon.com.