How to Use FRedit: A Find and Replace Macro

by C.K. MacLeod Do you use Find and Replace in Word for editing tasks? Want to supercharge your mad Find and Replace skills? Here’s how. Recently, editor Paul Beverley contacted me to show me how FRedit, a macro that he wrote, can be customized to perform a bunch of useful writing and editing tasks. It’s… Continue reading How to Use FRedit: A Find and Replace Macro

A Macro for Commonly Confused Words

  By C.K. MacLeod Updated July 30, 2015 Thanks to Eliza Dee for suggesting a tweak that makes this macro even better (see the comments below for details)! The macro script has been updated. Adverse or averse? Assent or ascent? English contains many words that are easily confused—words that sound the same, but have different meanings and… Continue reading A Macro for Commonly Confused Words