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A series of mistakes

A series of mistakes has lined up on yahoo.com. Here’s just one of them:

The word series is both a singular and plural noun. If it’s preceded by the indefinite article… 22 kata lagi


Verb's Top 5 Hype Men: Bobby Byrd

“But my last choice –my favorite—all time Hype Man—
Bobby Byrd
Listen to them James Brown records from the 60s—On Sex Machine–he’s the guy sayin’

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Says who?

This is a common grammatical mistake on yahoo.com, says blogger:

One of two words is wrong in that teaser, but which one? The hapless reader doesn’t know if one official or multiple official made a statement. Sad.


Warning: Profanity ahead

Warning: This headline from Yahoo News contains content unsuitable for children:

Lots of news outlets are now including the profane words of America’s current president, as if it were acceptable speech. 41 kata lagi


A Plethora of helpful links

Plethora is such a fun word.

Greetings from the too-long-unheard-from, humblegenealogist~

Yes, I am still here and busy searching and doing research. BTW (By The Way) : 1.206 kata lagi


Three Sets of Troublesome Words

Probably everyone who ever wrote anything has some words they find troublesome. Here are a few that many people struggle with.

  1.  passed or past

Passed… 397 kata lagi


JAMIE'S BLOG - YEAR 8 - DAY 13 :: oh, joy the verb?


As the year moves forward and my promise to focus on JOY takes hold… I am wondering when joy is more of a verb and an action. 79 kata lagi