Featured Topic: Copyediting Tips
In today’s News Roundup: understanding plot, seeking permission, and capping chemical compounds.
Featured Topic: Publishing, Today and Tomorrow
Where does publishing stand in the world today? What are the trends? And where is publishing heading? Answers in today’s News Roundup.
Featured Topic: Usable Usage
In today’s News Roundup, we consider you and I in the object position, an odd idiom, and how before affects verb tense.
Featured Topic: Old Words, New Words, Problems Words
Is freshmen binge-watching TV shows the new status quo? In today’s News Roundup.
Featured Topic: Copyeditor Training
In today’s News Roundup: Can copyediting be taught? And if so, can anyone learn it? Plus a reading list to get your training started.
Featured Topic: Punctuation
In today’s News Roundup, we play the Comma Pokey game: putting commas in and taking them out again. Play along!
Featured Topic: Style
In today’s News Roundup: the subtleties of language via text messaging, a different view of and also, and the keeper of GPO style.
Featured Topic: Dictionaries and Their Words
Dictionaries generally collect words; once in a while, they also ban them. In today’s News Roundup.
Let’s start the week off with a bang, copyeditors. Today’s News Roundup looks at three language hot buttons. Where do you stand?
Featured Topic: Work-Life Balance
In a work habits survey, 25 percent of respondents don’t use all their vacation time, and 60 percent take less than 20 minutes for lunch. Use today’s News Roundup to create good work habits.
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