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5 Ways You Can Improve Your Writing as a Non-Native Speaker

And earn a decent living

Old newspapers and books for sale in Rome, Italy
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I never thought I’d start a writing career at the age of 41. Coming from southeastern Europe, I was fluent in English like Maggie Simpson compared to all those natives who played with words so well.

I’d never been to any English-speaking country. What could I talk about since I didn’t follow…




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Maria Milojković, MA

Maria Milojković, MA

Serbian translator | Life is unpredictable but rewarding. Create, it will save you | Get my digest on what makes life worth living👉

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