Tag: grammar

Speechwriting: What Can We Learn from the Recent Democrat and Republican Conventions?

After the fireworks and the balloons of the Republican and Democrat conventions last week, I took a look at the speeches delivered by Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, and Barack…

The Art of Scientific Writing: The Passive Voice

The passive voice: a vexed issue in scientific communications. During my time as a teacher of English literature, there were two things that I told my students ahead…