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Writing Masterclass: Words (Strategy 1 in the Writing Masterclass Series)

Rachel Leroy, Stop Striving and Start Thriving

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10 Videos (36m)
    • Intro (Please note the whole series is broken down by one Strategy per course, not two strategies)

      5:34
    • Introduction and Writing Words: Repetition Strategy 1 Technique 1

      3:01
    • Writing Words: Cliches Strategy 1 Technique 2

      3:23
    • Writing Words: Vague Words Strategy 1 Technique 3

      3:51
    • Writing Words: Adverbs Strategy 1 Technique 4

      2:30
    • Writing Words: Adjectives Strategy 1 Technique 5

      2:52
    • Writing Words: Qualifiers Strategy 1 Technique 6

      5:08
    • Writing Words: "Ing" Verbs Strategy 1 Technique 7

      2:15
    • Writing Words: Bracket Technique Strategy 1 Technique 8

      5:36
    • ClosingThoughts

      2:07

About This Class

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In this course you will learn to hone your style and craft in the fundamentals of effective writing.

  • Practice effective word usage and economy
  • Implement proactive sentence structure
  • Utilize effective word order and sentence flow
  • Create strong intros, conclusions, paragraph order, and variety
  • Strategize your purpose and unity with maximum effect
  • Convince your reader through strong logic and presentation
  • Understand what attitudes will give you an edge in your writing
  • Practice effective habits that will help you create the writing quality you desire

This course is intended to be part of the series, Writing Masterclass: The Ultimate Guide to Writing Mastery. "Writing Words" is Strategy 1 of this series:

Strategy 1, Writing Words

Strategy 2, Writing Sentences

Strategy 3 Writing Structures

Strategy 4, Writing Paragraphs

Strategy 5, Writing Purpose

Strategy 6, Writing Presentaiton

Strategy 7, Writing Attitudes

Strategy 8 Writing Habits

15 of 15 students recommendSee All

Thank you so much for the tips! Really helpful class!
Tons of useful insight in a very concise presentation, will continue with this master class :)
Very thorough, I enjoyed the William Zinger technique and will definitely be trying that out. This course helped me see how to keep my writing very clear.

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Rachel Leroy

Stop Striving and Start Thriving

Rachel Leroy BA, MA, MFA

Writing Professor and Personal Growth Teacher

Introduction

As a teacher and lifelong learner, I'm excited to engage my creativity and expertise to help students and other learners engage in empowering learning experiences that will help them succeed in their careers, education, and lives. With thirteen years experience as an Assistant Professor in English, writing, and composition at Georgia Southern University, I have acquired experience teaching...

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