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Librarians Who Didn’t Go By The Book

by • April 15, 2014
National Librarian Day, librarians, library, books, reading, Grammarly

The general availability of information online – not to mention the increasing popularity of e-readers – has de-emphasized the importance of a good old-fashioned library. However, there is still an army of men and women who go to work each day to fight for the archives. With… MORE →

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 →