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WTH Merriam-Webster?!

Merriam-Webster recognizing ‘irregardless’ as a word The following article was written by Jisha Joseph, October 22, 2020, and posted on Upworthy. See original post HERE. We’ve all been or known one of those people who take grammar very seriously. When the question is about the integrity of the English language, they wouldn’t stop themselves from […]

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American Association Against Acronym Abuse

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Mnemonic Man by Steven Frank

Mnemonic Man by Steven Frank My rating: 4 of 5 stars mne-mon-ic (ni-MON-ic) noun A device, such as a formula or rhyme, used as an aid in remembering. Gk. mnemonikos, of memory; rel. to Mnemosyne, the Goddess of memory. Mne-mon-ic Man (ni-MON-ic man) noun A superhero from outer space who coaches humans on grammar, dating, […]

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“Weird Al” Yankovic – Word Crimes

WORD CRIMES is a general send-up of people with poor grammar. “If you can’t write in the proper way / if you don’t know how to conjugate,” “maybe you flunked that class / and maybe now you find that people mock you online.” He eventually delves into some brief grammar lessons, so you might actually […]

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Murder! Call the Grammar Police!

VERBICIDE VERBICIDE ver·bi·cide [VUR-buh-sahyd] noun 1. the willful distortion or depreciation of the original meaning of a word. 2. a person who willfully distorts the meaning of a word. Examples: 1. Life and language are alike sacred. Homicide and verbicide–that is, violent treatment of a word with fatal results to legitimate meaning, which is its […]

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8 Words To Seek And Destroy In Your Writing

8 Words to Seek and Destroy in Your Writing COLUMN BY ROBBIE BLAIR NOVEMBER 9, 2012 Creating powerful prose requires killing off the words, phrases, and sentences that gum up your text. While a critical eye and good judgment are key in this process, some terms almost always get in the way. Here are eight […]

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Enunciate, Bitches!