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Tuesday, 24 August 2010

Why Good Writers Avoid Adverbs and Adjectives

Writers often hear advice from published authors and teachers that are taken for granted. One is "show don't tell" and another is to never use adjectives and adverbs. Most writing advice that has become axiomatic is valid, but too often we hear the axiom but not the truth it is based on.

Kim H. Peres

Read more (courtesy Screenwrightlist)

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