Grammar Girl Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

Grammar Girl Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing

You'll get fun and friendly doses of writing advice in three short chunks: a Quick and Dirty Tip, a meaty middle, and a final tidbit. Grammar Girl covers everything from punctuation and grammar to style and voice. QuickandDirtyTips.com

Episodes

586 GG. UK and US English. Bad or Badly? @

📆 2017-09-15 02:45 / 00:21:05



584 GG. Pipe Dream. Comma Before a Quotation. @

📆 2017-09-01 03:00 / 00:13:47


583 GG Important or Importantly? Time Traveler Words @

📆 2017-08-25 03:30 / 00:08:31



581 GG. Riffle and Rifle. Worcestershire Sauce. @

📆 2017-08-11 01:00 / 00:10:27


580 GG. Introductory Paragraphs. One of The... @

📆 2017-08-04 01:00 / 00:15:01


579 GG Language Games. Jerry-Built. And Female Juniors @

📆 2017-07-28 01:30 / 00:09:02


578 GG Words from Obsolete Technology @

📆 2017-07-21 01:00 / 00:09:53


577 GG The Trump Jr. Punctuation Kerfuffle. Generation Names. @

📆 2017-07-14 01:30 / 00:12:18


576 GG Critique or Criticize? Games Like Pig Latin @

📆 2017-07-07 01:00 / 00:12:55


575 GG Gestures. Elbow Grease. Capitalizing Directions. @

📆 2017-06-30 01:00 / 00:16:08


574 GG Commas with Transition Words. Double Whammy. @

📆 2017-06-23 01:00 / 00:09:21


573 GG Until, Till, and 'Til. Dad Jokes. @

📆 2017-06-15 23:30 / 00:14:12


572 GG Themself. Comma Splices. @

📆 2017-06-08 23:00 / 00:14:23


571 GG Lego or Legos? Why English Spelling Reform Is Doomed. @

📆 2017-06-02 00:30 / 00:26:24


570 GG Burned or Burnt? Why English Spelling Is a Mess. @

📆 2017-05-26 02:15 / 00:14:34


569 GG. Explain vs. Explanation. How to Outline. @

📆 2017-05-19 00:00 / 00:12:23


568 GG. In or Among. Weird Words. @

📆 2017-05-12 02:30 / 00:11:49


567 Is Pig Latin a Real Language? @

📆 2017-05-05 00:00 / 00:14:07


566 GG. Off Your Feed. Animal Language. @

📆 2017-04-28 01:00 / 00:21:30



564 GG. Preposition or Adverb? @

📆 2017-04-13 22:00 / 00:17:15


563 GG Singular 'They' @

📆 2017-04-07 03:00 / 00:12:54


562 GG AP Style and Chicago Manual of Style Updates @

📆 2017-03-31 03:00 / 00:15:03





558 GG How to Write Good Survey Questions @

📆 2017-03-03 02:15 / 00:14:01


557 GG Double Dactyl Poetry @

📆 2017-02-23 22:00 / 00:14:12



555 GG. Toe/Tow the Line. Pled or Pleaded. Animal Idioms. @

📆 2017-02-09 22:00 / 00:12:34


554 GG 'Reticent' or 'Reluctant.' Which' or 'That.' @

📆 2017-02-02 21:00 / 00:10:29


553 GG Not Only, But Also. Leave in the Lurch. Month Names. @

📆 2017-01-27 04:15 / 00:12:40


551 Capital vs Capitol. Citing Podcasts and Websites @

📆 2017-01-19 22:00 / 00:11:06


551 GG. Words of the Year. Writing Tips. @

📆 2017-01-12 21:00 / 00:15:29


550 GG Enormity or Enormousness? Badminton @

📆 2017-01-05 22:00 / 00:07:16


549 GG Hone/Home In. Apostrophes. @

📆 2016-12-29 22:15 / 00:11:48


548 GG. What Makes Good Stories. @

📆 2016-12-22 21:00 / 00:10:14


547 GG 'A While' or 'Awhile'? Writing Dialogue @

📆 2016-12-15 22:00 / 00:11:11


546 GG Anxious/Eager. If Not. @

📆 2016-12-08 22:30 / 00:16:11


545 GG Read the Riot Act. The Changing English Language. @

📆 2016-12-01 22:00 / 00:14:30


544 GG. Pilgrim Names. Pronouncing Foreign Words @

📆 2016-11-24 22:00 / 00:21:27


543 GG. By the Wayside. How to Pronounce 'Biopic' @

📆 2016-11-17 21:00 / 00:11:12


542 GG. 'Aloud' or "Out Loud'? Strong Voice @

📆 2016-11-11 01:00 / 00:09:31


541 GG Before or Prior To? Foreign Language Syndrome @

📆 2016-11-03 22:00 / 00:09:46


540 GG. Cemetery or Graveyard? Peer Editing. To Calendar. @

📆 2016-10-27 22:00 / 00:13:21



538 Alumni. Words from Bookmaking. Beyond the Pale @

📆 2016-10-14 02:15 / 00:17:39


537 GG "Further" Versus "Farther." Horse's Mouth @

📆 2016-10-07 02:00 / 00:13:03



535 GG Anyways or Anyway? Topic Sentences @

📆 2016-09-23 00:30 / 00:13:18


534 GG. Bridget Jones. Pay Dirt. Dashes. @

📆 2016-09-16 01:00 / 00:19:15


533 GG. Etc. Short Shrift. Prepositions @

📆 2016-09-09 01:45 / 00:21:17


532 GG Loose or Lose. You Wazzock. @

📆 2016-09-01 23:30 / 00:21:56


531 GG Writing Dual POVs. Space Operas and Soap Operas. @

📆 2016-08-26 00:15 / 00:12:45


530 GG Whom. Preorder. Badger, Weasel, Ferret. @

📆 2016-08-19 00:00 / 00:14:50


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📆 2005-01-02 05:45 / 00:00:27