Tag: Contractions

  • Using contractions could be making your writing inaccessible

    Using contractions could be making your writing inaccessible We found that some of these users did not understand sentences that had negative contractions in them (negative contractions are words like ‘can’t’, ‘won’t’, ‘don’t’). They interpreted the sentence without inferring the ‘not’. I have been in two minds about using contractions for a while. On the […]