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Work Jargon We Wish Would Disappear

by • March 30, 2015
If you could stop using business-speak all the time, that would be great.

Every office has its own sort of language—vocabulary that people frequently use when they’re at work but probably wouldn’t use that often otherwise. Most of us are used to office jargon, but we’d like to take a minute to review some of the business-y words that do the… MORE →

7 Homophone Mistakes to Avoid

by • March 27, 2015
store, homophone, Grammarly

When you’re speaking out loud, homophones sound alike, but when you’re writing them out, it’s a different story. Though they have the same pronunciation, homophones have slightly different spellings and totally different definitions. Since using the wrong one can completely change the meaning of your statement, it’s… MORE →