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Srinivasa I. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Dec 15, 2010

Srinivasa I.

When did correct grammar become a rare commodity?
   India
  |   New Delhi, Delhi

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Minimum Hourly Rate $25

My training has been in the teaching of English. My experience has been in the teaching of English to students who came into my class with no hope or motivation to learn - and in the finding of new ways of giving them both. How does that help me write better for anyone who engages me on Elance? Years of catching mistakes in everything that students write or try to compose can do something to you. It can make it impossible for you to write a sentence that ignores a basic rule of the English grammar. It can make you over-sensitive to incorrect...

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My philosophy in writing is pretty uncomplicated - form should follow function. Say something as clearly as possible, and beauty often comes along for the ride. Let me describe the way I worked for a recent project writing travel articles for a European travel website. I was asked to write short 700-word travel guides intended for tourists visiting various European destinations. To write a short article on say, Paris, I would quickly read up what the papers and the travel guides said about the city, have my reading paint a picture in my mind of what the destination was like, and I would let it all flow out in a concise guide that intended to show excitement over anything else in the short time that the article would have a readers attention. The process would take about an hour.

This isn't the only kind of writing and capable of though. I've ghostwritten hundreds of short SEO articles for websites that try to improve their chances on the search engines by filling their pages with short informative content on a relevant topic. I've written articles to do with paying your taxes, on planning your finances, on relationships, on DIY interests, you name it.

I'm careful to try to strictly follow a they clients instructions. If they wish to have keywords that appear a certain number of times, if they wish to see a certain feel to the writing, I do my best to satisfy. I'm willing to try new kinds of writing that I haven't been tapped for yet. I would especially like to explore...

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Education

Panjab University
Master of Arts, English
1992 - 1994
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