Posted on: September 16, 2016

Writing Tip: Common Writing Errors

Writing Tip: Common Writing Errors

We think Grammery (n.d.) is spot-on with this survey! These issues are the ones commonly seen here at the WRMC and are ones that are easy to fix once you learn the rules. What do you think? Do you have common frustrations with these rules? Can you list others?

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Figure 1.1. Writing Errors Considered “The Worst”


Figure X. This chart shows a study on social media which users chose the worst common errors in writing. Adapted from “Top 5 most frustrating writing mistakes and how to fix them,” by Kimberley Joki, n.d., Retrieved 16 SEPT 2016 from https://www.grammarly.com/blog/top-5-most-frustrating-writing-mistakes-and-how-to-avoid-them/