Good grammar is something that all authors would do well to learn, as it helps with writing skills and keeps bad grammar from becoming a road block in the way of creating great stories. An aspiring author may have a good story that simply suffers from bad spelling in particular. Consider these tips for learning and remembering basic good grammar skills.That's why If you now sure in some grammar constructions or words, you can find someone who can write for me some parts of your story or edit it correctly.
Rereading a Story
When writing a story, an author cannot always see his or her own grammatical errors and spelling mistakes. A good idea would be to leave the finished story or chapter alone for a short time and then go back and read it through from the beginning. Then the story will be read with fresh eyes that can properly edit for grammar, spelling and diction. When the story is finished and satisfactory, it is always a good idea to have it read by someone with a trusted opinion.
Good spelling can be learned through practise, but busy people do not always have the time to practise and spell check picks up spelling errors. Using spell check is a good idea; however, if a word is spelled incorrectly and is a different word entirely, spell check will not pick it up as wrong. For example, a common typo is writing “an” rather than “and” and vice versa.
A great way to learn to spell better is to remember which words are consistently spelled wrongly. If an author knows that he consistently spells a word such as “accommodate” incorrectly, then he can either write it down and have it on his desk for a quick reference, or make use of the dictionary. Writing a list of these words is an excellent idea for any author.
Writing Style and Misspelled Words
In fiction, some authors do spell words incorrectly on purpose to connote and accent or dialect in first person narration. This is fine as a personal writing style and works for that story; however, authors who do this may remain consistent with the accented spelling so that it is a style and not badly spelled words.
Spell check will pick up most spelling mistakes, however, a list of misspelled words will eventually help an author spell the words correctly in the first place. Then perchance something is written by hand and without the aid of spell check, these commonly misspelled words can be spelled correctly.
When rereading, also be sure to look out for words that are spelled correctly, but used in the wrong context.
Remember that although it is fiction and leaves much room for personal style, good sentence structure will help. Try to include the elements of a complete sentence in almost all of the story. Complete sentences can flow better and distract less away from the story. Then when a sentence is incomplete, it is for emphasis on that moment in the story and the text, and adds interest.
Working on proper spelling is a great start toward better grammar in fiction. Although fiction allows for freedom with personal writing style, proper spelling and diction will help make a good story better.
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