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Stephen Fry steps on some toes about Language

A penetrating discourse on language by Stephen Fry, visually and brilliantly brought to life by Matthew Rogers.

A History of Grammar – or Not?

The Wall Street Journal has a great article about why and how grammar was invented, and what its history has been: Grammar’s Dirty Little Secret. It sounds quite serious at first and then…you keep reading. And start noticing something. For example: [J]ust think back to all the school children who got their knuckles rapped for…
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Commas and Apostrophes. ‘Nuff said.

Kind of speaks for itself… see more Failbook

Creating Bibliographies through Game-Learned Skills

A game! Teaching bibliography creation. How cool is that??

Doing NaNoWriMo this year? Here are some tips.

Got no free time whatsoever in November? Then why not cram even more into the month, and write a 50,000 word novel before November 30th?