At the 2014 Emmy Awards, Chris Hardwick humorously addresses Internet trolls and publicly clarifies the proper use of “you’re.” #HardwickSmash All we can say is: “Thank you, Mr. Hardwick.” What other grammar lessons would you like to have taught to Internet trolls? Footage from NBC and the… MORE →
Monday, June 23rd is National Columnists Day—a day when we celebrate writers and reporters who work hard to bring us the news we need to know. In addition to keeping the public informed and breaking important news stories, newspaper columnists—due to the fast-paced nature of their job—also tend to… MORE →
Father’s Day is this Sunday. But who says you have to wait until then to let your pops know how awesome he is? Sharing this video from Dove might be a great start. Share, tag @Grammarly, and tell us why your Dad is awesome.
The Grammarly team collected 500 active job postings, including marketing and engineering jobs, from the top 100 most profitable companies in the United States. We then assessed how each company used language in these listings to express hiring priorities. Hiring companies do not want someone who views a “job” as “work” “Experience” is more highly valued by hiring companies than “skills” Job seekers should use their cover letter and resume to talk about instances of teamwork vs. individual contributions Hiring companies still prefer candidates with a degree versus relevant experience We’ve… MORE →
With the arrival of the 37th anniversary of the initial release of Star Wars, we at Grammarly started to reflect on what makes the film so great. Being language lovers and word nerds at heart, we are particularly fascinated and charmed by the grammar of the great… MORE →