Back Yard, Backyard, or Back-Yard?
Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?Read More
4 Tips for Better Proofreading
Here’s a good tip: After you write something, read it before sharing it.
I hope that seems obvious to you. But way too many students do not bother to read what they have written before turning it in.Read More
What Does “Sequester” Mean?
I don’t talk politics here. Don’t let that fool you into thinking I don’t care about politics; I just try …Read More
Saving the Best for Last
I read a paper today by a friend who is in seminary, and I was able to help him improve …Read More
Words We Confuse That Spellcheckers Miss: Parts Q & R
Homophones are words that sound alike, but are different in spelling and meaning. There are scores of them in English …Read More