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Vancouver – Citing a Website

Soon enough, all of humanity will be constantly plugged into the internet and able to...

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4 Tips on Writing a Wedding Speech

Who doesn’t love a wedding? Getting dressed up, romance, food and drink aplenty; it ticks...

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Misplaced Modifiers

Modifiers are words and phrases that modify other words and phrases to change the meaning...

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5 Latin Terms in Referencing

Referencing sources in an academic paper can be tricky. It might even seem like you...

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Word Choice: Choose vs. Chose

Some choices in life are hard. Examples include choosing where to go to university, whether...

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Pronouns and Antecedents

Pronouns can be picky things, so you don’t want to mix them with the wrong...

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4 Tips on Paragraph Length

The blocks of text you can see on this page are paragraphs. Some are short;...

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Sentence Fragments

As proofreaders, we use full, grammatical sentences wherever possible. But is this always necessary? And...

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What Is a Theory?

Why do some people say that evolution is ‘only a theory’ when there’s so much...

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5 Variant Spellings to Watch Out For!

Spelling is hard enough when a word can only be written in one way. But...

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Terminal Punctuation

The phrase ‘terminal punctuation’ sounds rather dramatic (as if somebody has died from excessive comma...

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Writing Tips: Word Variation

Do you ever find yourself using the same word over and over? Writing this blog,...

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