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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.

Grammar Girl Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing Quick and Dirty Tips

    • Language Learning
    • 3.5, 2 Ratings

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.

    766 - 'Flaunt' and 'Flout.' 'Band Together.'

    766 - 'Flaunt' and 'Flout.' 'Band Together.'

    The word "flaunt" and "flute" are strangely related (flue of shame, anyone?), but don't use either of them to mean "flout."
    Read the transcripts. 'Flout' and 'Flaunt.' 'Band Together.'
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    Grammar Girl is part of the Quick and Dirty Tips podcast network.
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    • 11 min
    765 - Say No to Marshall Law. How 'Vaccine' Is Related to 'Cow.'

    765 - Say No to Marshall Law. How 'Vaccine' Is Related to 'Cow.'

    Why you could be forgiven for (briefly) getting excited about "Marshall Law." Plus, the word "vaccine" is related to cows. That's a surprise!
    Read the transcripts. Martial Law. Vaccine and Vaccination.
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    Watch my LinkedIn Learning writing course.
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    Grammar Pop iOS game.
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    HOST: Mignon Fogarty
    VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)
    Grammar Girl is part of the Quick and Dirty Tips podcast network.
    Links: 
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    https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts
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    http://twitter.com/grammargirl
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    • 9 min
    764 - Skeleton Crew. Hunker Down. Uncharted. Existential.

    764 - Skeleton Crew. Hunker Down. Uncharted. Existential.

    Times are terrible, but no matter what is happening, we will always have interesting words and phrases to explore.
    Read the transcripts. Skeleton Crew. Hunker Down. Uncharted. Existential.
    Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. 
    Watch my LinkedIn Learning writing course.
    Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter.
    Grammar Pop iOS game.
    Peeve Wars card game.
    Grammar Girl books.
    HOST: Mignon Fogarty
    VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)
    Grammar Girl is part of the Quick and Dirty Tips podcast network.
    Links: 
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    • 10 min
    763 - How to Write Better Email. 'Pandemic' vs. 'Epidemic.' 'Canceled' vs. 'Cancelled.'

    763 - How to Write Better Email. 'Pandemic' vs. 'Epidemic.' 'Canceled' vs. 'Cancelled.'

    Are you writing more email? We have seven ways to do it better. Also, we'll help you understand the difference between an epidemic and a pandemic and when you should use "canceled" versus "cancelled."
    Read the transcripts. Email. Pandemic. Canceled.
    Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. 
    Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter.
    Grammar Pop iOS game.
    Peeve Wars card game.
    Grammar Girl books.
    HOST: Mignon Fogarty
    VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)
    Grammar Girl is part of the Quick and Dirty Tips podcast network.
    Links: 
    https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/
    https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/podcasts
    https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/subscribe
    http://twitter.com/grammargirl
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    https://www.linkedin.com/company/grammar-girl
     

    • 13 min
    762 - How to Pronounce 'Celtic.' 'Whiskey' or 'Whisky'?

    762 - How to Pronounce 'Celtic.' 'Whiskey' or 'Whisky'?

    Sports fans say "Seltik." Historians say "Keltik." Here's the deal. Plus, have you ever noticed that Irish whiskey and Scottish whisky are spelled differently?
    Read the transcripts. Celtic. Whiskey.
    Subscribe to the newsletter for regular updates. 
    Join the conversation on Facebook and Twitter.
    Grammar Pop iOS game.
    Peeve Wars card game.
    Grammar Girl books.
    HOST: Mignon Fogarty
    VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)
    Grammar Girl is part of the Quick and Dirty Tips podcast network.
    Links: 
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    • 10 min
    761 - Why It's Called 'Daylight Saving Time.' The Origin of the Word 'Woman.'

    761 - Why It's Called 'Daylight Saving Time.' The Origin of the Word 'Woman.'

    We're moving our clocks forward this weekend, but do you know why we call it "daylight saving time"? Plus, I have some other time-related tips. Finally, in honor of International Women's Day, we look at the surprising origin of the words "woman" and "queen."
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    • 14 min

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