Rulebooks still suck. Here’s how we do better.
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Rules hard to understand? Prescription: use better sentence structure. Accept no substitutes.
Editors are not English referees, as much as we’d like to think so.
Everyone says adverbs should be avoided. You shouldn’t listen to them.
Punctuate your sentences like you would computer code; your syntax will thank you.
Passive voice is sometimes the only reason your readers don’t tear their hair out.