Writing tip of the day: on using big words

Don’t use words too big for the subject. Don’t say “infinitely” when you mean “very”; otherwise you’ll have no word left when you want to talk about something really infinite.

……………………………………~C. S. Lewis

HT

About Marc Cortez

Theology Prof and Dean at Western Seminary, husband, father, & blogger, who loves theology, church history, ministry, pop culture, books, and life in general.

Posted on January 10, 2011, in Writing and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. I love that quote, he was a genius!

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