Top Five Words to Delete from your Manuscript — CM Gray

When editing a manuscript, or any piece of writing, one of the first thing most authors look for are those words. You know the ones. The comfortable, familiar, simple words that are overused, and usually not necessary. Mark Twain suggests replacing the word ‘very’ with ‘damn’, because the latter was far more frowned upon at the end […]

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