Update on “The 7 Deadly Sins of Student Writers”

According to Ben Yagoda, punctuation is this generation’s downfall.  See his article in the Chronicle of Higher Ed, “The Elements of Clunk.”

 

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March 4 Is National Grammar Day

Every dog has its day.  So too does every independent clause.

And it’s today–National Grammar Day!

Join Grammar Girl, Mignon Fogarty, and the Society for the Promotion of Good Grammar for a celebration that’s mostly self-promotion but also features links to blogs and some teaching materials.