Category: Grammar and writing help

Video: ‘I’ or ‘me’?

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Video: is ‘irregardless’ a real word?

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Struggling with that writing? Let's have a look at a few basic creative writing tips.

5 creative writing tips

Creative writing requires a different approach from other types of writing, and can often intimidate due to the wide gamut of possibilities out there. Drawing from the resources on creative writing available on OxfordDictionaries.com, we have selected a few quick tips to help get you on the right track. 1. Know your audience An important […]

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Video: the origin of symbols like # and @

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Video: can literally mean figuratively?

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Is that the one dark sheep here among or between the others?

Among or between?

Bill and Mark swam among the sunken ships. Bill and Mark swam between the sunken ships. What’s the difference between soup, consommé, and broth? What’s the difference among soup, consommé, and broth? Two questions about the sentences above (you’ll find the answers at the end of this article): Do they have exactly the same meaning? […]

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Video: ‘disinterested’ or ‘uninterested’?

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Video: ‘all right’ or ‘alright’?

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