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How to put words together in the way that best gets the message across is a subject of consuming interest to writers. We spend hours thinking about the best way to combine them. But few of us, I’m guessing, spend a lot of time thinking about our choice of pronouns. Well perhaps we should. The Read More
The EU is to formally investigate whether Apple and 5 European publishers are gouging the e-book market. Have they conspired to set prices and so rig the market, is the question. E-books more expensive than paper E-books are more expensive than paper editions, much to the surprise of many experts. Manufacture and distribution of paper Read More
Are your sentences flabby? Many writers try to cram far too much information into their sentences. The result: they are hard to understand so they don’t get read. Here’s an example: The estate was Woods’s most successful commission with the park and grounds hailed as ‘the most beautiful and picturesque’ in the country. He widened Read More