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  • Using Contractions in Formal Writing: Acceptable or Not?

    Using Contractions in Formal Writing: Acceptable or Not?

    What are contractions in writing? Contractions are the abbreviated forms of word combinations, such as “don’t” for “do not” or “isn’t” for “is not.” Contractions are like an appendix; they’re not that pretty, sometimes they get in the way, sometimes they can function just fine, but other times it is necessary to remove them for…

  • 5 Steps To Becoming a Professional Writer

    5 Steps To Becoming a Professional Writer

    The importance of skillful writing has most certainly become more apparent nowadays. Well-written blog posts, speeches, advertisements, product copy, TV shows or instruction manuals can be invaluable to businesses. No matter what kind of writing you want to do, there’s a write—excuse me—right way to go about becoming a professional writer. How To Become a Professional Writer…