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Don’t be a ‘grammar cop’; make communication your writing priority

Wednesday, June 10th, 2009:

I’ve touched on the importance of correct grammar and usage in many of my posts here, and I will do my best to use and to advocate good grammar wherever English is written or spoken. But I think it’s important to clarify something related to grammar and the nature of writing. Don’t be a “grammar cop” so rigidly stuck or correct grammar and usage that your writing fails to communicate. Let me explain what I mean by that, and mostly this relates to writing sales copy. I was reading an excellent (and free) eBook I found just today. The book […] Read More >