Cursive: Reasons It Is Still Relevant Today & the Science Behind It
It is a grave mistake to believe that keyboard fingering fluency will develop minds of students as much as traditional cursive handwriting lessons once did.
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Once upon a time I taught students how to write. High school students. Middle school students. I was an English teacher. I hate to admit this piece of trivia because I overuse clichés. I misuse commas. I abuse prepositions. And I have a fragment habit. It can be embarrassing to announce this to the whole wide web. However, …
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Anyone can string a few words together into a sensible sentence, but if you want to make your prose persuasive and your essays elegant, you need to take your skills to the next level. These articles can help.
Why is grammar important? As Jasper Fforde put it, "Ill-fitting grammar are like ill-fitting shoes. You can get used to it for a bit, but then one day your toes fall off and you can't walk to the bathroom."