About NL Clay
A Yorkshire schoolmaster who helped ordinary people develop a firm command of ‘straightforward English’.
About Clay Lane
Passages and exercises for people working on their command of English, inspired by the works of NL Clay.
How To Use The Copy Book
Suggestions for using the passages in the The Copy Book to improve your command of English.
A selection of quotations to give you an insight into what this website is all about.
Get help from me, Nicholas, with the materials and exercises on this website.