Posted on 08/23/2019 at 11:56 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Grammar Girl lost a spelling bee, a long time ago, because she misspelled “its,” putting in an apostrophe wh...

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Posted on 07/30/2019 at 10:21 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

This might be the easiest grammar tip we ever share. “A lot” is always correct; “alot” never is....

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Posted on 07/17/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Sometimes, common usage wins out over established grammar rules. That day has not officially arrived for “all of t...

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Posted on 07/19/2019 at 11:45 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Chances are you’ll agree with Robert Lee Brewer that everyday and every day trip up many people. And if you don&rs...

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Posted on 06/05/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Even if you don’t know what it means, chances are good you’ve heard someone toss around the phrase “da...

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Posted on 06/03/2019 at 03:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Louise Hornby isn’t a fan of a blanket no-adverb rule (which we’ve certainly heard of). That said, she also...

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Posted on 05/11/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Whether you should use “snuck” or “sneaked” depends on a few factors, according to Grammar Girl....

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Posted on 05/03/2019 at 02:42 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Word nerds, rejoice: Grammar Girl is going deep into the weeds. An English teacher had sought Mignon Fogarty’s exp...

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Posted on 05/04/2019 at 12:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Two grammar gurus — or gods, really — released books on language this year, providing the perfect opportunit...

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Posted on 04/08/2019 at 09:00 AM by Guest Author

Want to improve your writing, boost your creativity, and more? Check out these seven online writing resources to help yo...

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