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What is the Most Maddening Writing Error? Misused Apostrophes

by • April 07, 2014
Grammar Madness, March Madness, Grammarly, apostrophe, misused apostrophe

Grammarly’s cut-throat competition to determine the most “maddening” writing error concluded on April 6, 2014 with MISUSED APOSTROPHES crowned as the undisputed Grammar Madness bracket champion. Tens of thousands of grammarians voted in 16 separate match-ups representing the most annoying errors in English writing. According to one… MORE →

Grammar is Only a Piece of the Pie

by • December 26, 2013

This Thanksgiving, Grammarly embarked on a quest to find the most delicious pumpkin pie recipe on the web. We discovered some complicated concoctions from celebrity chefs, some simple secrets from popular brands like Libby’s and Bisquick, and some interesting instructions from online recipe sites. It was too difficult for us to decide on the “best” pumpkin pie recipe, but we did notice a few trends that we wanted to share with you in preparation for the season of holiday sweets and festive treats. Individual chefs make cooking “easy as pie.” Celebrity… MORE →