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May 14, 2019 Grammar

23 of the Most Common Grammar Mistakes You Need to Stop Making in Your Writing

Even the most educated people sometimes make grammar mistakes. Actually, there is a quite big list of such errors every one of us have made. We’ve come up with an ultimate list of 23 most frequent errors that you should stop making in your writing. 1. They’re vs. Their vs. There “Their” and “there” are […]

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May 10, 2019 How-to

How To Write A Good Cover Letter: Seven Practical Tips

A cover letter or an application letter is an integral part of a job search process. Usually, employers require applicants to send their cover letters along with the resume or CV. The primary purpose of such texts is to filter the most relevant potential hires. If your cover letter is good, the hiring manager is […]

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May 6, 2019 How-to

Writing Tips For Students: Types Of Essays And How To Make Them Perfect

Essay writing is a common task for students. It may be part of a language learning test or a requirement for a college application. Thus, it is crucial to master essay writing skills, which may not seem that easy. Happily, some basic principles and tips will allow you to create killer essays. Before we go […]

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May 2, 2019 How-to

How To Improve Written Communication: Practical Tips And Useful Tools

In the era of the Internet, we spend a large portion of our time communicating online. Most of such interactions come in writing. You have to deliver a clear message to achieve your goals, convey desires, and answer questions. However, for many people writing several sentences is a hard task. Today we will talk about […]

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April 23, 2019 Grammar

12 Confusing English Words And How To Spell Them Right

The English language is full of confusing words that are both tricky to correctly pick up and even spell. Below are some of the most commonly misspelled words. 1. conscience (Wrong: conscence) First of all, remember that conscience is a noun denoting a person’s “inner feeling acting as a guide to rightness or wrongness of […]

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April 2, 2019 How-to

How to Avoid Redundant Expressions

In the English language, using two or more words with similar meaning is called redundancy. This means that you can safely keep only one word, and omit others in the phrase. Today we will understand how to spot redundancies and get rid of them. Here is how redundancy looks like: The former alumnus of Harvard […]

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March 25, 2019 How-to

How to Write A Perfect English Text If You Are Not A Native: 3 Practical Tips

Writing is a challenge no matter what language it is attempted in, but when that language is not your mother tongue, the task can seem frightening. That fear only increases when you find yourself in the position of studying in a language that is not your own; producing formal, academic-style essays in an unfamiliar language […]

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January 7, 2019 Style

Different Types Of Metaphors And How To Use Them

A metaphor is an idea that seeks to explain something by using words that are not literally connected to the topic being discussed. Metaphors are a wonderful part of language, both enabling better understanding of meaning and providing a poetical edge to the language that may otherwise not exist. Let’s start with a few examples: […]

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December 23, 2018 Style

How to Start an Essay in Style

Let’s share a secret that all great writers are already aware of: you’ve got to get your reader hooked from the off. In fact, every line must leave the reader wanting more, but it is the first sentence that must make the biggest impact. This may always have been true, but we live in the […]

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August 3, 2018 Writing

Common Content Marketing Mistakes

It is not only important to do right things, but also do not make mistakes that can eliminate all your efforts. Here are a couple of things the one should not do when working on a new content piece.

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