Advisor vs. Adviser
Advisor vs. AdviserAdviser is a person who gives advice. An advisor does the same thing—the only difference is in the spelling. Adviser is the older...May 16, 2019
How to Use Assure vs. Ensure vs. Insure
How to Use Assure vs. Ensure vs. InsureTo assure someone is to remove someone’s doubts. To ensure something is to make sure it happens—to guarantee it. To insure...January 5, 2017
Strikethrough and Why It’s so Popular
Strikethrough and Why It’s so PopularA very long time before any of us was born, there were no computers, typewriters, or printing presses. Books were written by...January 2, 2017
What Does Meta- Mean?
What Does Meta- Mean?Meta is a word which, like so many other things, we have the ancient Greeks to thank for. When they used it, meta meant “beyond,”...January 1, 2017
Historic vs. Historical—Which Should I Use?
Historic vs. Historical—Which Should I Use?Historic describes something momentous or important in history. Historical simply describes something that belongs to an earlier...December 31, 2016
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