Grammar Girl Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

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.

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738 - Can a Boy Raised by Wolves Learn to Speak Human Language? It Depends.

The story of Victor of Aveyron, a boy who was raised by wolves and taught us about language.


 2019-11-07  15m

737 - Curtis Chen: Using NaNoWriMo to Kickstart Your Novel

How you can use NaNoWriMo to jumpstart your fiction writing. Plus, more extreme measures to move your writing forward...if you're up for it.


 2019-11-04  35m

736 - Ghastly Words for Ghosts. Quid pro Quo.

In honor of Halloween, we look at ghastly words for ghosts. Also, people have been asking how to properly use the phrase "quid pro quo," so we have the answer. (Do you know the plural?)


 2019-10-31  17m

735 - Dave Itzkoff on Writing a Biography of Robin Williams

Dave Itzkoff on Writing a Biography of Robin Williams


 2019-10-28  35m

734 - Ghost Words

Phantomnation, gravy, twill, and more. Words that shouldn't exist.


 2019-10-24  12m

733 - Why People Hate Words Like 'Moist'

Why People Hate Words Like 'Moist'


 2019-10-21  25m

732 - How to Write a Conclusion. ‘Rebut’ or ‘Refute’?

How to Write a Conclusion. ‘Rebut’ or ‘Refute’?


 2019-10-17  10m

731 - Compound Possession. 'Friday' or 'On Friday'?

Compound Possession. 'Friday' or 'On Friday'?


 2019-10-14  13m

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.


 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.


 2019-10-07  12m