Grammar Girl Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing
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WINNER OF BEST EDUCATION PODCAST IN THE 2017 PODCAST AWARDS. Grammar Girl provides short, friendly tips to improve your writing. Whether English is your first language or your second language, these grammar, punctuation, style, and business tips will make you a better and more successful writer. Grammar Girl is a Quick and Dirty Tips podcast. Find the full, ad-free archive of Grammar Girl, as well as exclusive bonus episodes, only on Stitcher Premium. Use code GRAMMAR for one free month at stitcherpremium.com/grammar
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||Clean629 - 'Gourmet' or 'Gourmand'? Why July 14 Is Called Bastille Day.||'Gourmet' or 'Gourmand'? Why July 14 Is Called Bastille Day.||7/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean628 - Why 'Bag' and 'Beg' Sound the same to some people? Does 'Texas' Mean 'Crazy'?||The Bag-Beg Merger. Norwegian Use of 'Texas.'||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean627 - How to Write a Great Cover Letter. 'Kinda' and 'Wanna': Real Words or Not?||How to Write a Great Cover Letter. 'Kinda' and 'Wanna': Real Words or Not?||6/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean626 - ‘Aggravate’ Versus ‘Irritate’ What Is a Functional Shift?||‘Aggravate’ Versus ‘Irritate’ What Is a Functional Shift?||6/21/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean625 - ‘Dinner’ or ‘Supper’? How to Write a Thank-You Note||‘Dinner’ or ‘Supper’? How to Write a Thank-You Note||6/14/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean624 - ‘Trooper’ and ‘Trouper.” Why Is It Called a Spelling Bee?||‘Trooper’ and ‘Trouper.” Why Is It Called a Spelling Bee?||6/7/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean623 - 'Calvary' or 'Cavalry'? Spelling Bee Interview.||'Calvary' or 'Cavalry'? Spelling Bee Interview.||5/31/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean622 - Is a Troop One Person or a Group? Repetition||Is a Troop One Person or a Group? It Is What It Is.||5/24/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean621 - ‘Council’ or ‘Counsel’? Direct and Indirect Quotations. Oxymorons.||‘Council’ or ‘Counsel’? Direct and Indirect Quotations. Oxymorons.||5/17/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean620 - When to Capitalize 'Mom.' In the Doldrums.||When to Capitalize 'Mom.' In the Doldrums.||5/10/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean619 - Co-worker. Barefaced and Baldfaced Lies. Mixed Metaphors.||Co-worker. Barefaced and Baldfaced Lies. Mixed Metaphors.||5/3/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean618 - Jazz and Thunder. Say Your Piece (or Peace)?||Are sports team names singular or plural? Do you say your piece or say your peace?||4/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean617 - 'Lay' and 'Lie.' 'Grill' and 'Grille.' 'Warsh.'||'Lay' and 'Lie.' 'Grill' and 'Grille.' 'Warsh.'||4/19/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean616 - The Prodigal Tongue. Odoriferous. Battle Royale.||The Prodigal Tongue. Odoriferous. Battle Royale.||4/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean615 - Humor with Adverbs. Noisome. Receipts. Case Quarters.||Humor with Adverbs. Noisome. Receipts. Case Quarters.||4/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean614 - Illeism. Named For or After? Misinformation and Disinformation.||Illeism. Named For or After? Misinformation and Disinformation.||3/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean613 - Dictionary.com Starts Defining Emoji (an interview with Jane Solomon)||Dictionary.com Starts Defining Emoji (an interview with Jane Solomon)||3/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean612 - The Pin/Pen Merger. American. 'Half-Staff' or 'Half-Mast'?||The Pin/Pen Merger. American. 'Half-Staff' or 'Half-Mast'?||3/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean611 - Pudding. "There Are" Sentences. Winning Limerick||.The Proof Is in the Pudding. Oddness When You Start a Sentence with "There Is"||3/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean610 - Top 10 Grammar Myths. How 13 Dog Breeds Got Their Names.||Top 10 Grammar Myths. How 13 Dog Breeds Got Their Names.||3/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean609 - Pull Idioms. Surprising Food Names. Dillydally.||Pull Idioms. Surprising Food Names. Dillydally.||2/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean608 - Dilly Dilly. How Many Prepositions Can You Put in a Row?||Dilly Dilly. How Many Prepositions Can You Put in a Row?||2/15/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean607 - Brainstorming. Call Out Sick? Synesis.||Brainstorming. Call Out Sick? Synesis.||2/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||Clean606 - Levidromes, Tom Swifty Jokes, and new OED Words.||Levidromes, Tom Swifty Jokes, and new OED Words. Plus, how "phony" is related to a jewel con.||2/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanFind older shows on Stitcher Premium||Get all ad-free archived episodes of Grammar Girl on Stitcher Premium||1/1/2005||Free||View in iTunes|
Practical advice for the Everyman
I’m hooked! Thanks for explaining the little things that never seemed to make sense to me.
Simple, concise - perfect!
Thanks Grammar Girl! ~5 min a day to help make my scientific writing better is indispensable. Keep up the good work and I look forward to future episodes.
Thanks for the great grammar lesson. It's short and easy to understand.
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