Editing quiz

This quiz covers some of the less obvious ways we can improve our writing at the editing stage, as outlined in ‘Editing Made Easy’. The sentences are all grammatically correct, so please pick the ones you think are simpler or clearer. The clues are in the subheadings,...

Editing quiz – answers

Check your answers to the editing quiz. (The correct answers are shown in bold.) Use verbs instead of nouns, where possible. 1A      Using verbs instead of nouns is an important part of editing. 1B      The...