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  • Sarah Finger

    Makes me laugh, and SO TRUE!! 10 Words You Need to Stop Misspelling - The Oatmeal

  • Barry Mc

    10 Words You Need to Stop Misspelling - The Oatmeal (this is one of my pet peeves)

  • Sandy Childress

    Ten Words You Need to Stop Misspelling!!!! I am a big stickler at spelling! I hate reading misspelled stuff!

  • Kathi Brehm

    Grammar Rules Poster: 10 Words You Need to Stop Misspelling

  • Joelle Rudick

    I love grammar lessons from The Oatmeal! I wish some of them were more suitable for the under age crowd...

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punctuation - Even more than a poster, i'd like it as a handout for each student's reference binder.

Perfect shirt for English majors… or graphic design majors lol.

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I don't judge people based on race, creed colour or gender. I judge people based on spelling, grammar, punctuation and sentence structure!

Funny Thinking of You Ecard: You had me at your proper use of there, their, and they're.

Linda Darcy, why don't we change it altogether to "Let's BEAT Grandpa!" until he listens to us and NOT chop wood and do stupid things until he recovers fully!!!!

  • BeeHappy ...

    Have you though that he might prefer the cardiac nurses company than 'the old dear' - at least they have a sense of humour...

The Growing Room Ideas for teaching children writing creative story vocabulary spelling sentence paragraph words fun games

Great chart with comma rules. I'd add that Rule 2 doesn't change even when you follow AP style and omit the final comma in a series. Also, commas almost never go after "and" or "but."

Yes, yes, yes!!!! Yes, this does make a difference, and I will continue to use the Oxford comma. So there.

Everyone needs an education... Not only for what you learn in class, but for what you learn about yourself and the rest of the world. Getting an education is a huge part of personal growth and this is something I realized in undergrad, but it really hit home in grad school. The more education you get the better! Remember that.

Great for native speakers and #ESL students alike! Spelling isn't an indicator of intelligence, although it does make one seem more intelligent to not have a lot of spelling errors. Except for "behaviour" because that's the actual English spelling, not American.

THEY'RE going over THERE to THEIR table. It's just not THAT difficult to get it right.