Shannon Bolithoe : A Writing Life


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Punctuation infographic–it’s a jungle out there! A helpful infographic from Your Dictionary. Perfect for the classroom.

Punctuation infographic–it’s a jungle out there! A helpful infographic from Your Dictionary. Perfect for the classroom.
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5 Types of Phrasal Adjectives That Require Hyphens

Hyphens, for the most part, have been relieved of their duty to connect prefixes to root words (though many people persist in unnecessarily hyphenating such terms as nonprofit).

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A Hopefully Helpful Lecture from a Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Nazi

Writers who struggle with spelling, punctuation and grammar must get frustrated by the constant corrections from well-meaning editors who bemoan the fact that they never seem to learn. The truth is writers who struggle with these areas will never improve without some tips, tricks and suggestions more useful than an instruction to simply start “getting […]

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Another Hopefully Helpful Lecture From A Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar Nazi

Here’s a few more tips, tricks and suggestions on spelling, punctuation and grammar. You won’t find the following in this lecture because I addressed them in my previous lecture: *There, they’re and their *You’re and your *It’s and its *Definite, definate and defanite *Separate and seperate *Focusing and focussing *The “Do not check spelling and […]

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