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Ways to improve your writing

Feel the need to improve your writing skills? Here are a few tips to help you improve:


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Simply, read more. One of the only ways to improve your writing is to read more books. Don’t just read one genre – read a variety of books, this will help you learn how to achieve a good balance and variation within your writing.


Read aloud

Reading out loud will help make the sentence structure sink into your memory better than reading it silently, to yourself.

Read to an audience – pretend you’re presenting as this will encourage you to read slower and more concisely.


Read a thesaurus

There are hundreds of thousands of words in the English language; however, some people are quite content at only using a fraction of them. Reading a thesaurus will help you become more inventive with the words you choose in your writing.


What about writing more? 

Yes, writing more will also help. Why not create daily tasks to experiment with your writing skills? These could consist of a:

Giving yourself an everyday writing task can benefit your writing skills – the more you write, the better you will get.

If you’d rather we did the writing for you, get in touch on 01325 486666 http://www.harveyandhugo.com/public-relations/copywriting/


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