Humanities

Clear Writing Techniques

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    1. An Introduction to Clear Writing
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    Clear writing matters because communication matters! In this lesson, learn the basics for clear writing, including style, brevity, grammar, and tone.

    Clear writing matters because communication matters! In this lesson, learn the basics for clear writing, including style, brevity, grammar, and tone.

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    2. Brevity and Clear Writing
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    Shakespeare wrote that, "Brevity is the soul of wit." In this lesson, learn to write effective sentences by eliminating redundancies, wordy writing, and more.

    Shakespeare wrote that, "Brevity is the soul of wit." In this lesson, learn to write effective sentences by eliminating redundancies, wordy writing, and more.

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    3. Clear Writing Style Tips
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    Do you want to write in an impactful way? After learning a few simple rules, your writing be unforgettable. Start with the big rule: make subjects clear!

    Do you want to write in an impactful way? After learning a few simple rules, your writing be unforgettable. Start with the big rule: make subjects clear!

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    4. Things to Avoid When Writing
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    Clear writing is the ultimate goal. Fortunately, it's not too hard. In this lesson, learn to avoid five common style errors will help you write clean sentences.

    Clear writing is the ultimate goal. Fortunately, it's not too hard. In this lesson, learn to avoid five common style errors will help you write clean sentences.

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    5. Grammar Basics for Clear Writing
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    Grammar isn't boring. It's awesome! In this lesson, discover some basic (and extremely useful) grammar rules and learn when and why grammar matters in writing.

    Grammar isn't boring. It's awesome! In this lesson, discover some basic (and extremely useful) grammar rules and learn when and why grammar matters in writing.

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12 Comments
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Lisa F
10:57 PM 14 June 2017
Thank you for the lessons! They are educational as well as fun!
Stuart Mill English
11:56 PM 14 June 2017
Thanks for watching Lisa!
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Minda W
Great lesson
Stuart Mill English
Thanks Minda! So kind of you to comment.
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angie d
Thanks for the lesson.
Stuart Mill English
Definitely. Hope they're useful;)
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Derrick M
Thanks! I needed this lesson.
Stuart Mill English
So glad to hear it Derrick! Just a few simple tricks and you'll be communicating better for the rest of your life.
Derrick M
I got robbed! My teachers never discussed brevity! I fear word count quotas promoted my wordiness. Your videos convince me to unlearn the habit. Thanks again for teaching this.
Stuart Mill English
Ha! Oh man do I hate word counts... Did you say what you wanted to say? Great. Finished!
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Paul O
Watching these lessons is a great way to improve your writing!
Stuart Mill English
Thanks Paul!!! So glad you find them helpful. Please don't hesitate to get in touch if you have any questions.
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