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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 →

Top 10 Student Writing Mistakes: Finals Edition

by • November 27, 2013

The Grammarly Editor has reviewed thousands of essays, term papers, and short stories from students of all ages. As a result, we’ve been able to collect data on the most common types of mistakes that student writers are making. As finals season approaches, take a look at some of these errors from the list below to brush up on your spelling, grammar, and punctuation. Good writing habits will not only serve you well in school, but written accuracy benefits professionals throughout their careers. 1.     Spelling mistakes Many spelling mistakes occur when… MORE →

Top #SummerReads for 2013

by • September 25, 2013
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Summer has simmered down and school is back in session. What better way to keep the summer spirit alive a little bit longer than by encouraging you to pick up some of the top #summerreads from the Grammarly community? In early September, we asked our Facebook, Google+,… MORE →