Everyone is single. That’s not pessimistic, it’s a grammatical truth. Trick words fool you into using the wong verb form – we explain the most common.
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Apostrophes have a simple set of rules governing their use, but, as with everything in English language, there are exceptions. These are they.
There’s a big difference between knowing your shit and knowing you’re shit, so make sure you learn how to use apostrophes properly. It’s really not so hard.
The passive voice is indirect and hard to read. The active voice is better. Read on to find out why, and learn to keep your writing active.
Homonyms are words that sound the same but are spelled differently and have different meanings. They can also cause very embarrasing mistakes and misnomers.
Knowing when to use good and well means the difference between a good day and a well-done faux pas. Get it straight by spotting linking and action verbs.
Hyphenation helps you look well informed and means you can avoid becoming the eternally-mocked office dunce. Polish up on your compound adjectives and more.
As a copywriter, ‘what do you do?’ is always followed by ‘so, what does a copywriter do?’ So I decided to lay it out once and for all: this is what we do.
Do you only need to scan this article or do you need to scan this article only? Learn about misplaced modifiers to make sure you don’t misplace your meaning
Think you know verb tenses? Turns out there’s a little more to it than past, present and future: get to grips with progressives and perfects in lesson six.