Found in Translation

Translation designed by Lek Potharam from the Noun Project

A few thoughts on language: Language is a unique human ability And the ability to create and use language is the most distinctive feature of humans Humans learn about their culture through language Culture is transmitted through language Language is…

Avoiding Cliché

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Good writing stands out for maybe one main reason. It’s distinctive, fresh, original. Bad writing is often characterised by cliché both in the language or tired old plots. But do you recognise cliché in your work and do you know…

Self-Editing: Repetition

“Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.” — Mark Twain Free writing: Carefully describe a recent event or place that was meaningful to you. You can easily see when you’ve repeated a word…