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Fiction and Verb Tense

Daily Prompt #22: Verb Tense

Take one of your six-word stories from last week (or a sentence from the fiction piece you’re currently working on) and rewrite it the following ways:

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We will be talking about our hopes and dreams this week as we begin the new semester in Speaking II class. What do you hope to achieve this semester? 75 more words

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When to Use Past Tense

Last week, I discussed when and why to use the present tense. This week, let’s take a look at the past tense. What are its strengths and weaknesses, and when should you consider using it? 989 more words

Writers

When to Use the Present Tense

Recently, while brainstorming a new novel idea, I’ve been thinking about whether to write in the present or past tense. This is a question I ask at the start of every novel, but the answer is more obvious in some cases than in others. 1,027 more words

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Fiction and Verb Tense

Daily Prompt #35: Verb Tense

Take one of your six-word stories from last week and rewrite it the following ways:

*present tense

*past tense…

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