Category Archives for "Grammar"

Are you tensed up? How do you use present tense?

By Joyce Glass | Grammar

The Verb Phrase – Part 2 – Present TenseOnce a month I share grammar tips to assist you in writing more professionally. We use words to communicate information, how we feel, and instructions. The ability to communicate clearly and correctly happens when we know how to use words powerfully.Past TenseLast Grammar Tip we started the verb […]

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Are you tensed up? How do you use past tense?

By Joyce Glass | Grammar

The Verb Phrase – Part 1 – Past TenseWe use words to communicate information, how we feel, and instructions. The ability to communicate clearly and correctly happens when we know how to use words powerfully. Last time on Grammar time we reviewed the basic sentence structure, which is Subject-Verb-Object (SVO). A sentence is not complete […]

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Do you want to use adverbs?

By Joyce Glass | Grammar

To Use Adverbs or Not To Use Adverbs? For this is the question, my dear writer.If you are building a home, you need to know how to create a framework for the house. However, to create the framework you need to know the different elements of the house you are going to frame. What is the […]

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Create Powerful Words

By Joyce Glass | Create

Quick Tip #1 From The Write CoachHow do you find the best word? Do you ever struggle to find powerful words when you are writing? I found a great tool to help  you! This is good if you are writing a book, an email or even a Facebook post!Sometimes the perfect word alludes us. Now you can always find […]

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Grammar Tip ~ Pronoun Agreement

By Joyce Glass | Grammar

Can you agree? ​As you write a book or blog post keep in mind pronoun agreement. It is distracting and confusing if you keep changing pronouns. I created a four-step checklist to help you edit for pronoun antecedent agreement.Step 1: Back To The Basics Personal Pronouns are he, she, it, or they etc. Antecedents – noun or noun […]

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What is Passive Voice and Active Voice?

By Joyce Glass | Create

​What is the Active Voice? When you are reading ​a blog post, an article or even a book, do you want the writer to be clear and the writing to have forward motion?  Do you ever start skimming a blog post or article, and the writer spends more time describing an incident or pertinent information verses telling the […]

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Editing Tips From The Write Coach

By Joyce Glass | Complete

Do you know all the steps to edit your work? Watch Facebook LIVE Post! Do you need help with your book? If you would like a complimentary session with me to find clarity and vision for your writing project, you can learn more and sign up for your session at   www.TheWriteCoach.biz/BestBookEver If you found this post helpful, […]

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