A Short Checklist: Writing Tools for Bloggers

Friday, November 2nd, 2007 Posted in Book Review, Grammar, Punctuation, Vocabulary and Spelling, Writing, Writing Tips and Tools | 2 Comments »

Writing good blog posts isn't difficult when you're passionate about your topic. But that same passion can cause you to not notice if a few (or maybe even more than ... Read more..

Grammar Myth #1: Ending a Sentence with a Preposition

Friday, November 2nd, 2007 Posted in Grammar, Writing, Writing Tips and Tools | 8 Comments »

There are a lot of grammar myths floating around, perpetuated by well-meaning people who are, unfortunately, a little behind the times. But don't blame them (or yourself, if you're one ... Read more..

More 50-cent Vocabulary Words

Friday, November 2nd, 2007 Posted in Vocabulary and Spelling, Writing, Writing Tips and Tools | 2 Comments »

Here are some more tough vocabulary words. Match the terms below with their definitions. See the bottom of this post for the answers. Terms 1. Dearth (pronounced: derth) 2. Frisson (pronounced: free SAW) 3. ... Read more..

Fifty-cent Words: A Vocabulary Words Quiz

Friday, November 2nd, 2007 Posted in Vocabulary and Spelling | 7 Comments »

If you know the definitions for even half these vocabulary words, give yourself an A+. Match the terms below with their definitions. See the bottom of this post for the ... Read more..