Wednesday, June 22, 2011

Contractions - What's your vote?

The Do's and Don'ts or Do Nots

In dialogue we are supposed to use contractions, because that's how people speak.

What about when you are writing how someone thinks?

How about in First person or Third?

I decided to do a little research on the subject.

Most of my research recommended using them conservatively. Don't over use them, but what does that mean?

What do you do in your books and why?

Monday, June 20, 2011

Good or Will

Good is an adjective which describes a noun or pronoun,

Well is an adverb which describes a verb.