The Writing Process

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Blogging and Content Writing

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Writing Apps

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How to Use ProWritingAid

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Grammar Rules

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Business Writing

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ProWritingAid in the Classroom

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IronyMixed ConstructionsParallelismPassive VoiceSingular TheyFull List


HyperboleIdiomsMetaphorsOnomatopoeiaSimilesFull List


AbbreviationsCapitalizationCompound WordsContractionsSpellingFull List


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Writing Style

Acronym ConsistencyPacingPassive VoiceShow; Don't TellStyle ImprovementsFull List

Grammar & Spelling Mistakes

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Sentence Starts

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Sentence Length

Average Sentence LengthSentence Length VarietyVery Long Sentences