Monthly Archives: February 2013

Spelling is important…

…even if you play for the NFL: http://deadspin.com/5980905/second-graders-correct-tweets-from-nfl-players-and-its-magical Advertisements

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Oxford Commas

Ever heard of the Oxford comma? Only in the Vampire Weekend song and you always wondered what that was about? Well, this article can help you choose your side in the Oxford comma wars: http://mentalfloss.com/article/33637/best-shots-fired-oxford-comma-wars …but never forget the “Don’t-be-dumb”┬ácomma, … Continue reading

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It ain’t easy

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GRAMMARLY

You may know Grammarly as an online grammar checking platform, but it also offers a handbook of English grammar where you can look up the very basics of English grammar: http://www.grammarly.com/handbook/ However, this handbook certainly does not replace the Longman … Continue reading

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Spelling is important…

…especially if you’re thinking about getting a tattoo. http://www.happyplace.com/13722/the-most-blatant-grammar-and-spelling-mistakes-ever-seen-in-tattoos

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Top Ten Grammar Myths

Grammar Girl gives you quick and dirty tips for better writing. Here is a list of her top ten grammar myths: http://grammar.quickanddirtytips.com/top-ten-grammar-myths.aspx

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Word Pairs

Try to fill out this crosswords puzzle by completing the binomials! http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/learningenglish/quizzes/crossword/130208_crossword_binomials.shtml

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