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Social Networking: The Good, the Bad and the Illiterate

Social networking sites have changed the way we communicate to one another as we have been allowed to, in essence, create our own dictionaries. What we write is a personal expression of how we view words and phonetics and sometimes it ends up intelligible, but most of the time we are just taking a shortcut to get out what we want ...

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Can You Read This?

if yuo can raed tihs, you hvae a sgtrane mnid, too. Can you raed tihs? Olny 55 plepoe out of 100 can. i cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdanieg. The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid, aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at Cmabrigde Uinervtisy, it dseno’t mtaetr in waht oerdr the ltteres in a wrod are, ...

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Got Inspiration?

If you are a writer, all too often you get a serious case of writers block or just need inspiration.  Look no further for a few quotations for inspiration. “I write six months a year.  I find my story, find its voice, its people, its pace and I retreat into my attic for six hours a day and shut out ...

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How Aggrivating!

Like most of you, I used to use the word aggravate as synonymous with irritate. However, I recently found out that it actually means “to make worse.” Epiphany! So what have we learned? This loud music is aggravating my headache! This music is so irritating it’s giving me a headache! Source: R.V. Arana, Howard University Graduate Studies Director/English Professor

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The The Impotence of Proofreading

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OonDPGwAyfQ] Watch this hilarious video from Taylor Mali about proofreading.

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