Word of the Week 6/16/18

bas bleu

By Annette Rey

I receive a catalog called Bas Bleu and was curious as to what it means (I don’t speak French). What I discovered is appropriate for a website about writing.

It means:

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Words of the Week 6/9/18

Allude/Elude

By Annette Rey

Simple and quick…

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Words of the Week 6/3/18

Let’s Get This One Right

By Annette Rey

This situation is in the news frequently so let’s be accurate on current events!

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Word of the Week 5/27/18

Another Four-Letter Word

By Annette Rey

Here’s another four-letter word that is over-used. You can improve your writing (and conversation) by giving this word more thought and substituting more colorful words in its place.

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Word of the Week 5/19/18

Mode

By Annette Rey

Such a tiny word to focus on, you say? Mode? Everyone knows what that means. But, I discovered differently.

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Word of the Week 5/12/18

Generation Y

By Annette Rey

Since there is no distinct dateline for Generation Ys, it’s good to get some clarity on this group. You may have occasion to write something related to this subject. Either way, you may want to understand when you are exposed to the conversation.

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Word of the Week 5/5/18

PCR

By Annette Rey

Are you writing a mystery, crime, drama, or other story where laboratories are required to process DNA evidence? PCR is an acronym you will probably need to know.

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