Grammar Girl Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

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Five-time winner of Best Education Podcast in the Podcast Awards. Grammar Girl provides short, friendly tips to improve your writing and feed your love of the English language. Whether English is your first language or your second language, these grammar, punctuation, style, and business tips will make you a better and more successful writer. Grammar Girl is a Quick and Dirty Tips podcast.

When to use and not use hyphens in ages, and when it's OK to use "this" instead of "a."
When to use and not use hyphens in ages, and when it's OK to use "this" instead of "a."
'Armageddon' or 'Apocalypse'? Numbers in Dialogue.
'Armageddon' or 'Apocalypse'? Numbers in Dialogue.
Country Names and “The”: The Ukraine or Ukraine. Theater Idioms.
Country Names and “The”: The Ukraine or Ukraine. Theater Idioms.
What's wrong with saying something is 'very unique'? Plus, autological words like 'longer.'
What's wrong with saying something is 'very unique'? Plus, autological words like 'longer.'
Godzilla, Cryptids, and Dilemma Comments.
Godzilla, Cryptids, and Dilemma Comments.
That's right, the Science Guy.
That's right, the Science Guy.
690 690 - The Spelling Bee Kids May 23, 2019
The Spelling Bee Kids
690 690 - The Spelling Bee Kids May 23, 2019
The Spelling Bee Kids
How many do you need for a "majority. When "a couple" isn't two. And more.
How many do you need for a "majority. When "a couple" isn't two. And more.
688 688 - Dangling Participles May 16, 2019
What are participles and why do they dangle?
688 688 - Dangling Participles May 16, 2019
What are participles and why do they dangle?
St. Martin's editor Elizabeth Dyssegaard is from Denmark and also works as a translator.
St. Martin's editor Elizabeth Dyssegaard is from Denmark and also works as a translator.