Business Writing Quizzes: Test Your Writing Skills
From BusinessWriting.com, a series of quizzes on business writing:
Commonly Misspelled Word Quiz on the most often misspelled words in business writing.
Thanks to Newmark's Door.
Here are some more business writing quizzes:
Subject and Verb Agreement Quiz: This quiz will help you learn whether you have a problem with subject and verb agreement.
Active and Passive Voice Quiz: This interactive quiz allows you to rewrite sentences to make them active.
The 26 Most Common Business Writing Errors Quiz: The quiz covers common errors in commas, "that" and "which," quotation marks, colons, semicolons, dashes, capitalization, and other areas in business writing.
Commonly Confused Word Pairs Quiz of the 25 word pairs often confused in business writing.
MP: Somebody said "Sloppy writing reflects (and advertises) sloppy thinking." I guess the corollary would be that "Careful, clear writing reflects (and advertises) clear thinking."
Becoming a more effective and careful writer, like becoming better at golf, is a never-ending, life-long project; there's always room for improvement. I plan to take all of these quizzes and improve my writing.
Related: NY Times article "What Corporate America Can't Build: A Sentence."