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Grammar Girl Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

By QuickAndDirtyTips.com

You'll get fun and friendly doses of writing advice in three short chunks: a Quick and Dirty Tip, a meaty middle, and a final tidbit. Grammar Girl covers everything from punctuation and grammar to style and voice. QuickandDirtyTips.com

  1. 1.
    599 - Delicious English Words (Chocolate, Guacamole) with Aztec Roots14 December 2017
    10:42
  2. 2.
    598 - Gifting and Regifting. Take a Decision.8 December 2017
    11:02
  3. 3.
    597 - Eskimo Words for Snow. Write a Book!30 November 2017
    18:12
  4. 4.
    596 - Why Businesses Are Called Houses. Why We Call It "Black Friday."23 November 2017
    16:57
  5. 5.
    595 - 'Side' Words. What Is a Bailiwick?16 November 2017
    12:40
  6. 6.
    594 - The Plural of 'Batman.' Why Smart People Struggle with Shakespeare Too.9 November 2017
    18:37
  7. 7.
    593 - The Origin of English: Proto-Indo-European.2 November 2017
    18:50
  8. 8.
    592 - "Sofa" or "Couch"? "Skeleton" Idioms.26 October 2017
    14:48
  1. 9.
    591 - "Cannot" or "Can Not"? "Dead" Idioms.19 October 2017
    14:21
  2. 10.
    590 - How to Write an Apology12 October 2017
    10:27
  3. 11.
    589 - The "Ruth's Chris" Apostrophe. Thingamajigs.5 October 2017
    13:35
  4. 12.
    588 - Why People Mimic Accents. Why People "Have Your Six."28 September 2017
    12:59
  5. 13.
    587 - More British & American Differences. Quotation Marks with Periods and Commas21 September 2017
    13:26
  6. 14.
    586 - UK and US English. Bad or Badly?15 September 2017
    21:04
  7. 15.
    585 GG. Rainy Idioms. "Because," "Due To," "Since," and "As" 7 September 2017
    14:31
  8. 16.
    584 GG. Pipe Dream. Comma Before a Quotation.1 September 2017
    13:47
  9. 17.
    583 GG Important or Importantly? Time Traveler Words25 August 2017
    8:30
  10. 18.
    582 GG. How to Use Quotations. Stop Calling Yourself a Grammar Nazi17 August 2017
    14:15
  11. 19.
    581 GG. Riffle and Rifle. Worcestershire Sauce.10 August 2017
    10:27
  12. 20.
    580 GG. Introductory Paragraphs. One of The...3 August 2017
    15:00
  13. 21.
    579 GG Language Games. Jerry-Built. And Female Juniors27 July 2017
    9:02
  14. 22.
    578 GG Words from Obsolete Technology20 July 2017
    9:53
  15. 23.
    577 GG The Trump Jr. Punctuation Kerfuffle. Generation Names.13 July 2017
    12:17
  16. 24.
    576 GG Critique or Criticize? Games Like Pig Latin6 July 2017
    12:54
  17. 25.
    575 GG Gestures. Elbow Grease. Capitalizing Directions.29 June 2017
    16:08
  18. 26.
    574 GG Commas with Transition Words. Double Whammy.22 June 2017
    9:21
  19. 27.
    573 GG Until, Till, and 'Til. Dad Jokes.15 June 2017
    14:12
  20. 28.
    572 GG Themself. Comma Splices.8 June 2017
    14:23
  21. 29.
    571 GG Lego or Legos? Why English Spelling Reform Is Doomed.1 June 2017
    26:23
  22. 30.
    570 GG Burned or Burnt? Why English Spelling Is a Mess.26 May 2017
    14:34
  23. 31.
    569 GG. Explain vs. Explanation. How to Outline.18 May 2017
    12:22
  24. 32.
    568 GG. In or Among. Weird Words.12 May 2017
    11:48
  25. 33.
    567 Is Pig Latin a Real Language?4 May 2017
    14:06
  26. 34.
    566 GG. Off Your Feed. Animal Language.27 April 2017
    21:30
  27. 35.
    565 GG. Apple, Podcasts, and Prepositions. Forensic Linguistics.20 April 2017
    11:26
  28. 36.
    564 GG. Preposition or Adverb?13 April 2017
    17:15
  29. 37.
    563 GG Singular 'They'7 April 2017
    12:53
  30. 38.
    562 GG AP Style and Chicago Manual of Style Updates31 March 2017
    15:02
  31. 39.
    561 GG $10 Million Comma. Ambiguous Sentences. Tribute to Bill Walsh23 March 2017
    13:52
  32. 40.
    560 GG Devil's Advocate. 3 Tips for Creating Sentences with Punch 16 March 2017
    12:31
  33. 41.
    559 GG. Abbreviations. And Then the Murders Began. Runcible. Haiku.10 March 2017
    11:14
  34. 42.
    558 GG How to Write Good Survey Questions3 March 2017
    14:00
  35. 43.
    557 GG Double Dactyl Poetry23 February 2017
    14:11
  36. 44.
    556 GG Tumult. Bull in a China Shop. Always, Never, Usually, Often, Most, and More16 February 2017
    10:24
  37. 45.
    555 GG. Toe/Tow the Line. Pled or Pleaded. Animal Idioms.9 February 2017
    12:33
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