Word Choice in Writing

An important way to improve your writing is to consider your choice of words. Good writers are careful to use precise language and avoid wordiness, cliches, and slang. In this workshop, you’ll learn how to tighten up your writing by practicing good word choice.

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About Karen Y. Hamilton

Karen leads workshops in Creative Writing, Poetry and Journal Therapy, and Memoir Writing. She has studied genealogy and personal histories since 1987, lecturing and leading workshops on Memoir Writing and Journaling to the community since 1998. Karen holds a BA in English and has studied Literature, Business, and Education at the graduate level. She is a former college instructor of English Composition and Reading. In the past, Karen has worked as a high school & middle school teacher. She currently works as a Curriculum Specialist and is an MFA Creative Writing student at Florida Atlantic University.
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One Response to Word Choice in Writing

  1. wonderful find! Kaz i would like your to use your video on ‘word choice in writing’ for my creative writng classes in the 4th and 5th class. I will use the one on parts of speech too.Could i get a list of all the available videos on english teaching? [ oh! i think i have to view all you posts ] Brilliant work. May god bless you…

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