11 authors answer, “How important is it to you to continue learning and brushing up on basic skills such as grammar?”
Authors are expected to be good at language. Good grammar, good word choice, and good spelling are all very important in a published novel. But do authors study grammar? This week’s question was asked by Authors Answer contributor Linda G. Hill.
Wow, I’m gonna sound so fulla myself, but I consider myself very well-versed in grammatical conventions. I would not pay for a course. I do, however, ensure I always stay on top of my grammar. It’s always come second nature to me – I used to do editing for years and I’m a pretty vigorous self-editor as well. Grammar is where I excel.
This question makes me feel a little bad about myself, to…
View original post 835 more words