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The Little Signs of Lazy Writing

Lazy writing. Writer’s try their best to avoid it, but slipping into the simplicity lazy writing affords is easy to do. Articles abound on the internet on lazy writing, most focusing on wider concepts such as showing vs. 531 more words


Redundant Words and Phrases

I’ve often written about the great flexibility of English, and the wide range of options it affords those who use it. The downside to that, however, is that sometimes people’s English can get too complex and confusing. 601 more words

English Language


That’s a new word: Intrusic.  It means ‘intrusive music’.  I’m getting increasingly stroppy about musical accompaniments to television programmes that do not need them – documentaries for example. 136 more words