Creative Writing English Lesson #3 – Batman!

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For today’s Creative Writing English Lesson, use your imagination and write the answer in the comment box below. This is Batman and Robin. Robin said something first. Then, Batman responded. What did they say? Write the dialog like this in the comment box: Robin: Batman: Good luck! If you enjoyed this lesson, get email updates (it’s free). Enter email address: …

OMG! Text Speak Doesn’t Cause Bad Spelling or Grammar!

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A new study conducted by Kaplan International Colleges has found that 63% of English learners do not believe that using “text speak” is having a negative effect on their grammar or spelling despite the fact that some students use it while writing essays and exams. Text speak , or SMS language, are the reductions or shortenings of  English words and …

English Lesson: How to be a better writer

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Formal writing No matter what profession one chooses, formal writing is always a part of our lives, and for those who are professional writers it can often be harder than for the rest of us. One good thing about writing a formal letter – be it to a landlord, an employer, a corporation or a bank – is that we …