Rules For Writing More Better English

  1. The subject and verb always has to agree.

  2. Never use a preposition to end a sentence with.

  3. The Passive Voice shouldn't be used.

  4. capitalize every sentence and remember always end it with a period

  5. Remember to never split an infinitive.

  6. Parenthetical words however should be enclosed in commas.

  7. Never use a long word when a diminutive one will do.

  8. Proofread carefully to see if you words out.

  9. Writing carefully, dangling participles must be avoided.

  10. Don't use tautological, repetitive, or redundant statements.

  11. Don't use tautological, repetitive, or redundant statements.

  12. Place pronouns as close as possible, especially in long sentences, as of 10 or more words, to their antecedents.

  13. Eschew ampersands & abbreviations, etc.

  14. Do not use a foreign term when there is an adequate English quid pro quo.

  15. No sentence fragments.

  16. It behooves the writer to avoid archiac expressions.

  17. Don't use no double negatives.

  18. Avoid anoying alliteration.

  19. Who needs rhetorical questions?

  20. Don't verb nouns.

  21. Do not use hyperbole; not one writer in a million can use it effectively.

  22. Be more or less specific.

  23. Avoid colloquial stuff.

  24. Don't use commas, which aren't necessary.

  25. Don't be redundant; don't use more words than necessary; it's highly superfluous.

  26. And don't start a sentence with a conjunction.

  27. A preposition is a terrible word to end a sentence with.

  28. If any word is improper at the end of a sentence, a linking verb is.

  29. A writer must not shift your point of view.

  30. Avoid cliches like the plague.

  31. Do not put statements in the negative form.

  32. Don't overuse exclamation marks!!!

  33. Parenthetical remarks (however relevant) are unnecessary.

  34. Placing a comma between subject and predicate, is not correct.

  35. Make each pronoun agree with their antecedent.

  36. Its important to use apostrophe's correctly.