Telephoning terms and etiquette you should know

Telephone conversation is a daily activity, but a call is not all about how much is…

Round & square brackets: use them, look smarter

Some of us have used round and square brackets interchangeably over the years because we didn’t…

Anyway and anyways: before you use them next time

Anyway and anyways have always been a pair of words contending with each other across the…

Singular ‘they’: facts you can’t ignore

Quick tip: Singular they had been in existence long before its criticism by traditional grammarians. Linguists…

Question mark: did you know these rules?

The question mark (?) is another simple punctuation mark we use every day just to make…

Mx: a new word taking over?

English language is evolving—that’s a fact; some words have been coined and used for over 30…

11 words we might use incorrectly our entire lives

Have you ever come across a word you’ve used incorrectly for too long and you feel…