There, Their, and They’re

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Getting them straight: they’re, their, and there.

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Don’t Write Like You Talk

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I know, this is exactly the opposite advice I gave last week. Just read it.

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Where the Word Soccer Comes From

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I’m contemplating the word soccer and why we are the only country in the world that doesn’t call the game football. It certainly seems to be an appropriate name. I’ve thought it would make more sense to call soccer football, and what we call football something like tackleball or smashball. But no one’s asking me.

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Write Like You Talk

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Why you should write like you talk…

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