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abbreviations activated alumina Active Voice adverb antecedent apostrophe attorneys avoid awkward better Biased Canadian Capitalize colon compound adjectives compound subject compound words confusion conjunction dangling modifiers dash determines the number dictionary divide words employees exist in harmony final comma following examples formal writing frequently gerund Glossary grammar group of words hyphen independent clauses indicate Intransitive Verb James Branch Cabell jargon Kin Hubbard language Margaret Atwood Margaret Bourke-White Mark Twain Marshall McLuhan meaning names Neutral NON-SEXIST WRITING Nonrestrictive Note object one-letter syllable Oscar Wilde overused parentheses Paul Robinson person play a tie-breaker plural form plural verb possessive preceding preposition question mark quotation marks reader refer rule Self-Counsel Press semicolon singular or plural singular verb Speech spelling style subject and pronoun subject and verb suffix tennis match ended thing unnecessary words usage vowel Wilson Mizner woman must find word or phrase Words ending Wordy Write Right Wrong