Monthly Archives: July 2011

Hyphenation Errors

If you think placing commas rightly is hard enough, try reading this. 1. Omitting Hyphens in Phrasal Adjectives Some phrasal adjectives (including “civil rights,” “stock market,” and “high school”) don’t require hyphenation when they appear before a noun; they’re so … Continue reading

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Most Common Grammar Mistakes

Ever heard or read something and somehow you doubted the grammar? Here are some surprising common ones. Wrong: Could care less It always mean: Couldn’t care less You almost never mean: Beg the question You almost always mean: Raise the … Continue reading

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