Category: Writing Tips

When To Use The Colon And The Semicolon

Colon and semicolon – Punctuation marks The punctuation mark colon (:) is almost always used after a complete sentence. Its function is to indicate that what follows is an explanation or elaboration of what...

The Use Of Capital Letters

Capital letters are used: 1. at the beginning of a sentence My name is Manju. Honesty is the best policy. 2. at the beginning of each line of poetry 3. at the beginning of...

How To Avoid Redundancy In Writing?

A sentence contains a redundancy when it has two or more words, phrases or clauses expressing the same idea. As only one of these words or phrases is required, the other(s) should be removed....