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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What is an adjective? School House Rock Video #4

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mYzGLzFuwxI] This School House Rock Video explains adjectives.

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The Comma

The fundamental rule to using the comma is to… Use a comma before a coordinating conjunction joining independent clauses. When a coordinating conjunction connects two or more independent clauses—word groups that could stand alone as separate sentences—a comma must precede it.  There are seven coordinating conjunctions in English: and, but, or, not, for, so, and yet. Ex. Nearly everyone has heard ...

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What is a pronoun? School House Rock Video #3

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yg9MKQ1OYCg&feature=related] This School House Rock Video explains pronouns.

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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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What is a noun? School House Rock Video #2

This School House Rock video explains nouns. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tc-ukN1Rvb8&feature=related]

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What is a verb? School House Rock Video #1

This school house rock video explains verbs. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h4QEzJe6_ok]

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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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