Dreams and Logic

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Creativity and imagination – two essential tools for any writer. 

While learning grammar and practising writing techniques are all super important, you’ll never be a great writer without a great imagination.

The good news is that you already have one of the best tools you’ll ever need to expand your imagination. Do you know what it is?

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When to use ‘I’ and when to use ‘me’

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When do you use ‘I’ and when do you use ‘me’?

It’s a deceptively tricky question, but I’ll bet even you have trouble with it sometimes!

The question is this: when do you use ‘I’ and when do you use ‘me’?

Generally, we don’t tend to have much trouble when the only person in the sentence is just you, like:

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Don’t be passive; get active!

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This month, we’re having a look at the passive and active voice in your writing. If you haven’t heard about the passive and active voice before, that’s ok – let’s jump in and find out what it’s all about.

To understand the difference, you’ll need to understand some basic grammar terms. A little boring, maybe (I mean, not for me, I’m a grammar nerd and proud of it!), but an important skill for any writer is knowing how to pull a sentence apart and look at the pieces. So, let’s look at these parts of a sentence first.

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