Grammar Girl Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

WINNER OF BEST EDUCATION PODCAST IN THE 2017 PODCAST AWARDS. Grammar Girl provides short, friendly tips to improve your writing. 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.

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730 - Turning a Podcast into a Novel: 'The Bright Sessions' to 'The Infinite Noise'


Lauren Shippen talks about turning a podcast into a novel and going from working alone to working on multiple projects and managing whole teams.


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 2019-10-10  33m
 
 

729 - Making Words That End in Y Plural.'Primer' Pronunciation.


If you've ever wondered why "primer" is sometimes pronounced "primmer," this show is for you! We also talk about why you make words that end in Y plural in different ways.


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 2019-10-07  12m
 
 

728 - How English Words Came Into French After World War II


“Tank,” “bulldozer,” and “jeep” got the ball rolling, and it kept going from there.


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 2019-10-03  18m
 
 

727 - The Quirky Australian 'Crime' Tense. 'Hopefully.'


A listener asked why Australians use the present perfect tense in a way that you won't hear in British or American English. We discovered that it's true--and that you'll most often hear it in crime reports. Also, we look at a slightly controversial use of


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 2019-09-30  17m
 
 

726 - A Cup of Joe. ‘Smokey’ and ‘Smoky.’


A Cup of Joe. ‘Smokey’ and ‘Smoky.’


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 2019-09-26  14m
 
 

725 - Interviewing, Story Structure, and Writing Tools with Jonathan Small


Interviewing, Story Structure, and Writing Tools with Jonathan Small of the Write About Now podcast


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 2019-09-23  38m
 
 

724 - Why Esperanto Is an Amazing Language. 'Fall' or 'Autumn'?


Created on purpose and easy to learn, Esperanto will amaze you. Once you learn the origin of "fall," you'll look at trees in a whole new way.


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 2019-09-19  13m
 
 

723 - Grammar Girl #723. Tips for Fact Checking. Why We Use the Term 'Watershed Moment.'


Grammar Girl #723. Tips for Fact Checking. Why We Use the Term 'Watershed Moment.'


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 2019-09-16  13m
 
 

722 - 'Math' or 'Maths'? Irregular Verbs.


Have you ever wondered why the British say "maths" and "in hospital" and Americans say "math" and "in the hospital"? We have some answers. Also, we look at why the most common verbs tend to be irregular.


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 2019-09-12  16m
 
 

721 - Verbing Nouns. 'It Is I' or 'It Is Me'?


Alan wonders what to think about his co-workers "solutioning" problems. Also, we investigate whether you should tell people "It is I" or "It is me."


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 2019-09-09  14m