Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

688 - Dangling Participles

Dodany: 16 maja 2019

What are participles and why do they dangle? LINKS AND SPONSORS | Graduation Sweepstakes: http://bit.ly/qdtlifeaftercollege | Grammar Girl's AP style webinar: http://bit.ly/GrammarWebinar2019...

687 - What It's Like to Be a Book Editor and Translator

Dodany: 13 maja 2019

Palgrave Macmillan executive editor Elisabeth Dyssegaard is from Denmark and also works as a translator. LINKS AND SPONSORS | http://bombas.com/grammar | Grammar Girl's AP style webinar:...

686 - The 'Dilemma' Dilemma. 'Big Bang Theory" Words and Language.

Dodany: 9 maja 2019

The 'Dilemma' Dilemma. 'Big Bang Theory" Words and Language. LINKS AND SPONSORS | http://stamps.com Code:GRAMMAR | http://startwiththispodcast.com | Grammar Girl's AP style webinar:...

685 - How to Find Work as a Freelance Writer. Adventure.

Dodany: 6 maja 2019

Tips for new graduates or anyone who is trying to get started as a freelance writer. Plus, the adventurous origin of the word "adventure." FOLLOW GRAMMAR GIRL | YouTube:...

684 - ‘Unquote’ or ‘End Quote’? Cinco de Mayo. Horse Idioms.

Dodany: 2 maja 2019

Today we have a couple of fun, timely segments (Cinco de Mayo! The Kentucky Derby!) and we answer a listener question about whether Grammar Girl is misspeaking. FOLLOW GRAMMAR GIRL | YouTube:...

683 - ‘So’ and ‘So That’: What Type of Conjunction Are They?

Dodany: 29 kwietnia 2019

‘So’ and ‘So That’: Coordinating or Subordinating Conjunction? FOLLOW GRAMMAR GIRL | YouTube: http://bit.ly/YoutubeGrammar | Twitter: http://bit.ly/TwitterGrammarGirl | Facebook:...

682 - Do You Drop Your T's? 'Sneaked' and 'Snuck.'

Dodany: 25 kwietnia 2019

Young women are leading language change again! This time, it's dropping T's in words like "Vermont" and "important." Also, we look at how "snuck" is sneaking up on "sneaked." FOLLOW GRAMMAR...

681 - 'The Dictionary of Difficult Words,' an Interview with Jane Solomon

Dodany: 22 kwietnia 2019

Doppelganger, estival, and funambulist. Jane Solomon shares the story behind her new book, "The Dictionary of Difficult Words." FOLLOW GRAMMAR GIRL | YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/grammargirl |...

680 - Wakandan, Groot, and Other Languages of the Marvel Universe. Easter and Passover.

Dodany: 18 kwietnia 2019

Wakandan, Groot, and more. The movies in the Marvel universe are filled with interesting real and made-up languages. Plus, did you know Easter and Passover are linguistically related? FOLLOW...

BONUS: LeVar Burton Reads

Dodany: 8 kwietnia 2019