Just like with all writing, you need to be aware of your audience. After listening, speaking and reading, we write. It’s the fourth skill we learn and the good news is that we’ve already learnt how to do it. To write clearly, it’s essential to understand the basics of language. More good news: we already know how to do that too. It’s important to know whom we are writing for in order to achieve the right tone. Taking notes is writing for ourselves and writing a letter is w
That’s very easy to solve: you just start reading. Turn off the TV, hide your smart phone and disconnect your social media apps just for a while, you don’t have to completely go cold turkey. Reading and writing are completely related. Without one the other cannot exist. Research has found that when we read extensively, we become better writers and that reading different types of books helps us to learn text structures and language that can be transferred to our own writing.