Banana test

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The Banana by No Style, Attribution-NonCommercial License

In this post from Katherine Firth of Research Degree Voodoo is some great advice for checking that your sentences are actually saying something meaningful. If the content could just as easily be about bananas, then the sentence is probably not saying anything worth saying–well assuming of course that bananas are not the subject of your research!

http://researchvoodoo.wordpress.com/2013/05/09/the-banana-test/

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