EcoTeach Tutor Writing Quiz
No doubt you have heard lots of writing advice over the years. "Avoid the passive voice," or "Vary the beginning of your sentences," or "Write in short, simple sentences." Unfortunately most of this advice is misguided.
Here is a quiz that embodies certain principles of writing that can help you increase clarity, flow, and emphasis. It is twelve questions long: the first two, with my apologies, are required by the program. Take the quiz and see how good your writing instincts are.