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Could care less or couldn’t care less and other tricky misused expressions [infographic]

  • September 30, 2013
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Plenty of expressions in the English language have become warped, and they can make a grammar conscious person shiver in horror. Many may be brutalized due to folks hearing them more often than reading them. Here are some beaten-up expressions and frequently mangled words.   <a href=””><img src=”” alt=”” /></a>[Infographic provided by <a href=””><em></em></a>] Clicl…

Hyphens in compounds: tips and tricks [infographic]

  • September 16, 2013
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Grammar can seem a little hairy when it comes to hyphens. Some rules, an infographic and a good dictionary should clear up most questions. <a href=””><img src=”” alt=”” /></a>[Infographic provided by <a href=””><em></em></a>] Click here to download high resolution poster. Compounds Two or more words joined together are compounds, and there are several ways to…

Either… or/neither… nor and double negatives [infographic]

  • September 2, 2013
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“Either or” and “neither nor” can be confusing to those learning English, and “double negatives” can be friends or foes. Help is on the way with a few rules, some handy tips and a convenient infographic. [Infographic provided by] Click here to download high resolution poster. “Either” or “Neither” At the very start, understand…

Dashes, semicolons and colons [infographic]

  • August 19, 2013
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Dashes, semicolons and colons are potent punctuation. They add clarity, call attention to sentence elements and improve the “flow,” but they also add drama and are destructive if over-used. The infographic will make learning the rules easier.   To download high resolution poster click here. The Semicolon Each of these tools acts as a speed…

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