Gary Provost Sentence Variety

Making writing more varied

Has a reviewer labeled your writing as simple, boring, monotone, or flat? «That hurts!,» I know. Good news is I can help. In this blog, I explain one strategy for achieving this highly sought after flow using varied sentence structure. Nowhere has this phenomenon been captured more effectively than in Read more…

tijera texto y palabras cortadas

¿Y ahora de dónde corto?

¿Te ha pasado que tienes que escribir 500 palabras y cuando verficas ya vas por 949? Todos hemos sido víctimas de esta tragedia. Que dificil se nos hace decidir qué debemos eliminar. Estrategias En este blog te doy 6 estrategias para lograrlo: 1. Borra oraciones repetitivas  2. Combina oraciones similares  Read more…

Making writing concise

Has a reviewer pointed out that your manuscript is verbose, wordy, WAY too long, or that you need to cut? Here 6 strategies to address this feedback: 1. Cut repetitive sentences  2. Combine similar sentences  3. Remove expletive constructions  4. Eliminate intensifiers/modifiers  5. Identify grouped synonyms  6. Remove yourself How Read more…

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