Tips Tuesday

Here are excerpts from the most recent tips on SlawTips, the site that each week offers up useful advice, short and to the point, on practice, research, writing and technology.

Research & Writing

Confusing Pairs Redux
Neil Guthrie

Broach/brooch: You broach a subject when you raise it with someone: The partner broached the issue of missed deadlines with the hapless associate. A brooch is a piece of jewellery typically pinned to the upper breast: The Queen always wears a large diamond brooch on her coat or dress, but her ancestor James I preferred to pin one to his hat. …

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