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Five-time winner of Best Education Podcast in the Podcast Awards. Grammar Girl provides short, friendly tips to improve your writing and feed your love of the English language. Whether English is your first language or your second language, these grammar, punctuation, style, and business tips will make you a better and more successful writer. Grammar Girl is a Quick and Dirty Tips podcast.

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Five-time winner of Best Education Podcast in the Podcast Awards. Grammar Girl provides short, friendly tips to improve your writing and feed your love of the English language. Whether English is your first language or your second language, these grammar, punctuation, style, and business tips will make you a better and more successful writer. Grammar Girl is a Quick and Dirty Tips podcast.

    758 - Why 'XOXO' Means 'Hugs and Kisses'

    758 - Why 'XOXO' Means 'Hugs and Kisses'

    You may write "XOXO" to means "hugs and kisses," but do you know how those symbols get their meaning?
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    HOST: Mignon Fogarty  |
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    • 6 min
    757 - The days of the week are names you've known your whole life, but do you know their origin?

    757 - The days of the week are names you've known your whole life, but do you know their origin?

    Saturday and Tuesday come from different places. The days of the week are names you've known your whole life, but have you ever wondered about their origin?
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    Learn how you can get my LinkedIn Learning course free: https://t.co/coQuXJRtrT |
    http://helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com |
    Modern Mentor podcast from QDT |
    GRAMMAR GIRL EMAIL NEWSLETTER |
    https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/newsletters |
    GRAMMAR POP iOS GAME |
    Optimized for iPad: http://bit.ly/iPadGrammarPop |
    For iPad and iPhone: http://bit.ly/GrammarPopMobile |
    PEEVE WARS CARD GAME |
    https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/grammar-girl-s-peeve-wars |
    GRAMMAR GIRL BOOKS |
    http://bit.ly/GrammarPopBooks |
    GRAMMAR GIRL IS PART OF THE QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS PODCAST NETWORK |
    VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)

    • 9 min
    756 - High Odds or Low Odds?

    756 - High Odds or Low Odds?

    In this Super-Bowl-themed episode, we learn why "high odds" and "low odds" are confusing, we learn why you want a disinterested referee, and in honor of the Puppy Bowl, we learn when to capitalize breed names.
    LINKS AND SPONSORS |
    Learn how you can get my LinkedIn Learning course free: https://t.co/coQuXJRtrT |
    Earnest: http://earnest.com/grammar
    GRAMMAR GIRL EMAIL NEWSLETTER |
    https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/newsletters |
    GRAMMAR POP iOS GAME |
    Optimized for iPad: http://bit.ly/iPadGrammarPop |
    For iPad and iPhone: http://bit.ly/GrammarPopMobile |
    PEEVE WARS CARD GAME |
    https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/grammar-girl-s-peeve-wars |
    GRAMMAR GIRL BOOKS |
    http://bit.ly/GrammarPopBooks |
    GRAMMAR GIRL IS PART OF THE QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS PODCAST NETWORK |
    VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)

    • 10 min
    755 - How to Write Anything

    755 - How to Write Anything

    Develop this one skill and you'll write better essays, profiles, movie reviews, complaint letters, and more.
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    Learn how you can get my LinkedIn Learning course free: https://t.co/coQuXJRtrT |
    GRAMMAR GIRL EMAIL NEWSLETTER |
    https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/newsletters |
    GRAMMAR POP iOS GAME |
    Optimized for iPad: http://bit.ly/iPadGrammarPop |
    For iPad and iPhone: http://bit.ly/GrammarPopMobile |
    PEEVE WARS CARD GAME |
    https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/grammar-girl-s-peeve-wars |
    GRAMMAR GIRL BOOKS |
    http://bit.ly/GrammarPopBooks |
    GRAMMAR GIRL IS PART OF THE QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS PODCAST NETWORK |
    VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)

    • 9 min
    754 - The Tie Between Ann Landers and 'Could Care Less.'

    754 - The Tie Between Ann Landers and 'Could Care Less.'

    Language experts actually have theories about why people say they "could care less" (instead of they "couldn't care less"). We dig deep to find the root of the problem.
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    Learn how you can get my LinkedIn Learning course free: https://t.co/coQuXJRtrT |
    GRAMMAR GIRL EMAIL NEWSLETTER |
    https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/newsletters |
    GRAMMAR POP iOS GAME |
    Optimized for iPad: http://bit.ly/iPadGrammarPop |
    For iPad and iPhone: http://bit.ly/GrammarPopMobile |
    PEEVE WARS CARD GAME |
    https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/grammar-girl-s-peeve-wars |
    GRAMMAR GIRL BOOKS |
    http://bit.ly/GrammarPopBooks |
    GRAMMAR GIRL IS PART OF THE QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS PODCAST NETWORK |
    VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)

    • 8 min
    753 - Take Heart! Here's Why You Still Have Time to Write Your First Novel

    753 - Take Heart! Here's Why You Still Have Time to Write Your First Novel

    In this interview, I talk with Bourne Morris about starting a writing career after you've retired. Bourne had one amazing career running a large advertising agency, a second as a journalism professor, and is now the author of four novels including her newest, "A Woman of Two Minds."
    LINKS AND SPONSORS |
    Learn how you can get my LinkedIn Learning course free: https://t.co/coQuXJRtrT |
    GRAMMAR GIRL EMAIL NEWSLETTER |
    https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/newsletters |
    GRAMMAR POP iOS GAME |
    Optimized for iPad: http://bit.ly/iPadGrammarPop |
    For iPad and iPhone: http://bit.ly/GrammarPopMobile |
    PEEVE WARS CARD GAME |
    https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/grammar-girl-s-peeve-wars |
    GRAMMAR GIRL BOOKS |
    http://bit.ly/GrammarPopBooks |
    GRAMMAR GIRL IS PART OF THE QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS PODCAST NETWORK |
    VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)

    • 15 min

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