Author: Murugaraj

Which indefinite article goes before an abbreviation?

Which indefinite article goes before an abbreviation?

Seemingly simple decisions such as which indefinite article will go before a word can quickly turn into a difficult choice. While editors and most authors have mastered this decision-making, sometimes even experienced editors may stumble into a problem when an abbreviation is encountered.

A mind map for subject–verb agreement

A mind map for subject–verb agreement

There has been a lot of activity since the announcement about our first course, Essentials of Language Editing, was made. It is encouraging and exciting to see that a good number of editors and aspiring editors have shown interest in the sample lesson on subject–verb...

Think Write: A Workshop for Authors and Writers

What it takes to get a work published? The answer to this question has, sadly, never been straightforward. Editor’s Essentials organized Think Write 2019, an interactive one-day workshop providing authors, aspiring authors, and writers an opportunity to learn to distinguish themselves in a highly competitive market.

What’s your story?

Editor’s Essentials invites you to share it with the editing fraternity. After all, a story is to be told, an idea is worth spreading, and editors are the ones who never shy away from seeking advice.

The tale continues…

The tale continues…

Localization may be defined as the efforts to reach out to end-users and most importantly engage them. And there are various degrees of localization, from standardizing spelling to translation. Want to know more? Read on.

Welcoming our new team member

We are immensely happy to welcome Sanjana Keerthi to the  Editor's Essentials family. Sanjana is a language enthusiast who joined the management team in a publishing company after having obtained her degrees in Psychology and Business Administration. How she got into...

Crossword 07 on sentences

Crossword 07 on sentences

This week’s Editor’s Essentials Sunday Crossword is all about sentences. Each clue is a “sentence” that stands as an example of a technique. Identify the technique and that’s the answer to the clue.

Crossword 06 Miscellaneous

Crossword 06 Miscellaneous

This week’s Editor’s Essentials Sunday Crossword has moved from “beginner to intermediate to “intermediate to advanced”. Hope you will like the crossword.

Crossword 05 Miscellaneous

Crossword 05 Miscellaneous

Happy Sunday to you all! Here is the fifth edition of Editor's Essentials Sunday Crossword. This week's edition is not specific and covers various arms of publishing. Level: Beginner to intermediate {{CODE_CW_005}} Answers to this week's crossword will be available...

Crossword 04 on Verbs

Crossword 04 on Verbs

Happy Sunday to you all! It's exciting to bring out the fourth edition of Editor's Essentials Sunday Crossword. This week's edition is all about verbs. Level: Beginner to intermediate {{CODE_CW_004}} Answers to this week's crossword will be available next week....

Welcome to our new home

Welcome to our new home

Welcome to Editor's Essentials. Today, on this Teachers Day in India, the diminutive Editor's Essentials blog is stepping into its own home. Welcome to www.editorsessentials.com. Subscribe, if you have not already, and show your love and support by sharing this...

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