Importance of Writing Skills - Online Source

This quote was added by weesin
Poor spelling and grammar suggests other undesirable traits about you - a lack of attention to detail, laziness and a lack of pride in your work. A lack of effort in the writing department will actually dampen other completely unrelated achievements, courtesy of the 'horn effect', a powerful psychological curiosity in which if a person seems particularly lacking in one trait, that person will often be assumed to be deficient in others.

Train on this quote

Rate this quote:
2.5 out of 5 based on 50 ratings.

Edit Text

Edit author and title

(Changes are manually reviewed)

or just leave a comment:

divine_. 3 years, 11 months ago
not really. there are times where i use proper grammar and there are times where i don't. when your in a work environment i suggest you should probably use correct grammar, spelling, and punctuation. but when your doing something like making a comment in keyhero or playing games or just texting a friend i don't think you have to have amazing or outstanding grammar.
beefybread 4 years ago
I'm in this quote and I don't like it.

Test your skills, take the Typing Test.

Score (WPM) distribution for this quote. More.

Best scores for this typing test

Name WPM Accuracy
treemeister 128.23 93.0%
zhengfeilong 126.89 98.0%
ksahn81xxx7 122.26 93.8%
throwawei 120.40 96.3%
am4sian 117.17 98.2%
geroithe 115.70 98.2%
tang 115.16 97.3%
sakum 113.29 95.9%
hackertyper492 113.26 92.8%
penguino_beano 112.66 96.1%

Recently for

Name WPM Accuracy
sakum 113.27 92.8%
machinist80 57.32 89.8%
tffnymllr 81.84 97.6%
dexxon11 43.88 87.6%
rrapattoni 78.28 92.6%
dante-didit 91.75 96.5%
judeamr 56.63 94.8%
sakum 113.29 95.9%