Posted on 03/23/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

You can add double negatives to the list of grammatical structures that were historically acceptable for years before la...

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Posted on 01/18/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

One way to fire up grammar geeks is to ask whether “myriad” or “a myriad of” is correct. The sav...

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Posted on 12/23/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Christmas just came early for those passionate about punctuation. Grammar Girl discusses how to properly use a colon and...

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Posted on 12/25/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Don’t call us Grinches, but we’re sharing a grammar podcast on Christmas Day. The episode in question addres...

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Posted on 12/12/2018 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

If, unlike us, you didn’t have an international student friend to explain the difference between "i.e."...

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Posted on 12/08/2018 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

We all remember what a pronoun is, but do you remember what an antecedent is? More importantly, do you know how to combi...

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Posted on 12/05/2018 at 01:45 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Blond? Or blonde? The answer, as with many language-related question, is that it depends. Grammar Girl tackles this issu...

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Posted on 10/24/2018 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Confession: If we’re unsure about correct grammar, we’ll often just rephrase the sentence. But sometimes tha...

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Posted on 10/22/2018 at 10:30 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sometimes the language rules we were taught as kids turn out to have been a bit oversimplified, especially if your adult...

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Posted on 09/26/2018 at 01:30 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Outside of the Fussy world, I volunteer at Girls on the Run, a healthy-choices program for girls ages eight to thirteen....