WRITING SKILLS

Why improve your writing skills?

“The limits of my language are the limits of my universe.” Ludwig Wittgenstein

Written communication has never been so important. In a world where people resort to emails rather than phone calls, and blogs rather than letters, knowing how to make your writing effective is vital to success.

Good grammar is credibility, especially on the Internet. Poor punctuation and disorganised sentence structures not only confuse a reader but also detract from your authority, making the wrong impression.

Good grammar is also good business; and in good business, details are everything. If your writing doesn’t show you care about the details of punctuation, structure or grammar, people might presume you don’t care about other details. In blog posts and emails, or even on Facebook, your words are all you have – so make them count.

Accurate use of grammar and punctuation will transform your writing and help you communicate in the way you intended. If you wonder about apostrophes, or avoid semi-colons at all costs, a little help will go a very long way.

 

Upcoming Master Classes

The classes are suitable for anyone keen to improve their writing skills in whatever genre (emails, letters, blogs, social media).

The day’s master class draws on a variety of sources and activities, with exercises that require silent and individual work. There will be opportunities to share work amongst the group for those willing to do so.

Saturday 13 June

Structure and Punctuation

In blogs, letters or emails (and even on Facebook), your words are all you have – they need to make the right impression. Through a variety of fun and inspiring activities, the master class will transform your writing and help you communicate in the way you intended.

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Saturday 27 June

Purpose and Tone

No matter what you’re writing, when you know exactly why you’re doing it and what you want to say, the rest just falls into place. Through a variety of fun and inspiring activities, the master class will transform your writing and help you communicate in the way you intended.

To book, click here

All master classes take place on Saturdays from 10.00am-4.00pm at Bridge House in the heart of Framlingham. The day’s tuition costs £ 65 and includes light refreshments. Students are required to bring their own lunch; food can be purchased from the market stalls or other cafes in the town.

Early booking advisable.

For more details, contact Sarah-Jane on 01728 621 217 or 07833 330 236

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