Back to reference

SuggestionCategories

Categories of suggestions that can be muted.

false means any suggestions belonging to that category will be "muted" (not visible to the user)

Properties

ConjunctionAtStartOfSentence optionalboolean
Flags use of conjunctions such as "but" and "and" at the beginning of sentences.
Default: false

Fluency optionalboolean
Suggests ways to sound more natural and fluent.
Default: true

InformalPronounsAcademic optionalboolean
Flags use of personal pronouns such as "I" and "you" in academic writing.
Default: false

MissingSpaces optionalboolean
Suggests adding missing spacing after a numeral when writing times.
Default: true

NounStrings optionalboolean
Flags a series of nouns that modify a final noun.
Default: true
Example: The {store manager policy handbook update meeting } is tomorrow.

NumbersBeginningSentences optionalboolean
Suggests spelling out numbers at the beginning of sentences.
Default: true

NumbersZeroThroughTen optionalboolean
Suggests spelling out numbers zero through ten.
Default: true

OxfordComma optionalboolean
Suggests adding the Oxford comma after the second-to-last item in a list of things.
Default: false

PassiveVoice optionalboolean
Flags use of passive voice.
Default: false

PersonFirstLanguage optionalboolean
Suggests using person-first language to refer respectfully to an individual with a disability.
Default: true

PossiblyBiasedLanguage deprecated optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to potentially biased or outdated descriptions.
Default: true
Deprecated: Use more specific categories like PossiblyBiasedLanguageDisabilityRelated instead

PossiblyBiasedLanguageAgeRelated optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to potentially biased language related to older adults.
Default: true

PossiblyBiasedLanguageDisabilityRelated optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to potentially ableist language.
Default: true

PossiblyBiasedLanguageFamilyRelated optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to potentially biased language related to parenting and family systems.
Default: true
Example: Quinn hoped to meet their { real father => birth father } one day.

PossiblyBiasedLanguageGenderRelated optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to potentially gender-biased and non-inclusive phrasing.
Default: true

PossiblyBiasedLanguageHumanRights optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to language related to human slavery.
Default: true
Example: My professor wrote a book about { slaves => enslaved people } in America.

PossiblyBiasedLanguageHumanRightsRelated optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to terms with origins in the institution of slavery.
Default: true
Example: The apartment’s { master => main|primary } bedroom has a view of the sea.

PossiblyBiasedLanguageLgbtqiaRelated optionalboolean
Flags LGBTQIA+-related terms that may be seen as biased, outdated, or disrespectful in some contexts.
Default: true

PossiblyBiasedLanguageLgbtRelated deprecated optionalboolean
Flags LGBTQIA+-related terms that may be seen as biased in some contexts.
Default: true
Deprecated: Use PossiblyBiasedLanguageLgbtqiaRelated instead

PossiblyBiasedLanguageRaceEthnicityRelated optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to potentially biased language related to race and ethnicity.
Default: true

PossiblyOutdatedLanguageLgbtRelated deprecated optionalboolean
Flags LGBTQIA+-related terms that may be seen as outdated, clinical, or not fully accepted in some contexts.
Default: true
Deprecated: Use PossiblyBiasedLanguageLgbtqiaRelated instead

PossiblyPoliticallyIncorrectLanguage optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to language that may be considered politically incorrect.
Default: true

PrepositionAtTheEndOfSentence optionalboolean
Flags use of prepositions such as "with" and "in" at the end of sentences.
Default: false

PunctuationWithQuotation optionalboolean
Suggests placing punctuation before closing quotation marks.
Default: true

ReadabilityFillerwords optionalboolean
Flags long, complicated sentences that could potentially confuse your reader.
Default: true

ReadabilityTransforms optionalboolean
Suggests splitting long, complicated sentences that could potentially confuse your reader.
Default: true

ReclaimedLanguage deprecated optionalboolean
Flags reclaimed LGBTQIA+-related terms that may still be seen as disrespectful in some contexts.
Default: true
Deprecated: Use PossiblyBiasedLanguageLgbtqiaRelated instead

SentenceVariety optionalboolean
Flags series of sentences that follow the same pattern.
Default: true
Example: I read an interesting book recently. It was about computers. I usually read novels.

SpacesSurroundingSlash optionalboolean
Suggests removing extra spaces surrounding a slash.
Default: true
Example: I just wanted to send a { reminder / follow-up => reminder/follow-up }.

SplitInfinitive optionalboolean
Suggests rewriting split infinitives so that an adverb doesn't come between "to" and the verb.
Default: true

StylisticFragments optionalboolean
Suggests completing all incomplete sentences, including stylistic sentence fragments that may be intentional.
Default: false

UnnecessaryEllipses optionalboolean
Flags unnecessary use of ellipses (...).
Default: false

Variety optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to words that occur frequently in the same paragraph.
Default: true

Vocabulary optionalboolean
Suggests alternatives to bland and overused words such as "good" and "nice".
Default: true

Last Updated: 5/12/2022, 10:30:27 PM