Valentina Dordevic

Valentina Dordevic

Hello! My name is Valentina. Book digesting is my specialty. I transform book ideas into easy-to-follow summaries, articles, study guides, reviews, essays, analyses, slides, or e-books.

Rules for using a comma before “or”

Rules for using a comma before “or”

Sometimes, adding a simple thing as a comma in your sentence can change the entire meaning. That’s why it’s essential to know whether you should put a comma before or after “or” or omit it completely.

Valentina Dordevic
Valentina Dordevic
English
Learn Spanish online whenever you want and become a fluent speaker

Learn Spanish online whenever you want and become a fluent speaker

Here are some of the best ways you can use the internet to learn Spanish online and become more fluent in it.

Valentina Dordevic
Valentina Dordevic
Language Learning
The difference between “bear with me” and “bare with me”

The difference between “bear with me” and “bare with me”

The only correct way to write the phrase from the title is “bear with me.”

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Valentina Dordevic
English
Oneself or one’s self — and what kind of word is “self,” anyway

Oneself or one’s self — and what kind of word is “self,” anyway

Do you know which is the correct way to write a reflexive pronoun derived from “one” that acts as a subject? Is it oneself or one’s self?

Valentina Dordevic
Valentina Dordevic
English
Types of writing and corresponding literary genres

Types of writing and corresponding literary genres

There are four basic writing styles: narrative, descriptive, persuasive, and expository. Each of them serves a particular purpose.

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Valentina Dordevic
English
Inbetween, In Between, In-Between, or just Between

Inbetween, In Between, In-Between, or just Between

When you’re about to write or say in between, ask yourself what it would sound like if you put between instead of in between.

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Valentina Dordevic
English
Meaning and Use of Et Al.

Meaning and Use of Et Al.

Et al. sounds foreign with a reason. It is a Latin abbreviation, and it can refer to a couple of different phrases, including “et alibi” (and elsewhere), which is pretty rare. Most often, “et al.” means “and others.”

Valentina Dordevic
Valentina Dordevic
English
Season’s greetings or greetings of the season

Season’s greetings or greetings of the season

The holiday season is near and it’s time to write cards and send greetings of the season to everyone.

Valentina Dordevic
Valentina Dordevic
English
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Valentina Dordevic

Hello! My name is Valentina. Book digesting is my specialty. I transform book ideas into easy-to-follow summaries, articles, study guides, reviews, essays, analyses, slides, or e-books.