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The Adverb Myth

Ok, first, let’s start with a quote that pretty much any modern writer has run across… 635 more words

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I have run around with Nabokov’s favorite word is mauve by Ben Blatt in my bag for the last few days and what a joy it has been. 669 more words

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Nabokov's Favorite Word Is Mauve

Title: Nabokov’s Favorite Word Is Mauve
Writer : Ben Blatt
Published: 2017
Genre: Non-Fiction
My Rating: 4 on 5

If you love statistics and you love books, this book is a must-read for you. 348 more words

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Ben Blatt’s Nabokov’s Favorite Word is Mauve-What the Numbers Reveal about the Classics, Bestsellers, and Our Own Writing

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Overview: Have you ever wondered if two books were by the same author, or co-author? 325 more words

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Literature by the Numbers

Jessica Gross | Longreads | March 2017 | 12 minutes (2,982 words)

If you’ve ever taken a writing class—or enrolled in high school English—you’ve probably been advised to use fewer adverbs. 3,016 more words

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