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Monday, June 11th, 2018

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Imagine This: Using Analogies

Monday, June 4th, 2018

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50 Americanisms That Don’t Make Sense to Foreigners

Wednesday, May 16th, 2018

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9 Words and Phrases That People Think Are Wrong, but Are Actually Correct

Wednesday, May 9th, 2018

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8 Common Words That Came from Television Shows

Wednesday, May 2nd, 2018

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Literally – Just a Filler Word

Tuesday, May 1st, 2018

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Combining Quotation Marks, Question Marks, AND Commas (Whew!)

Wednesday, April 25th, 2018

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Ending a Sentence with a Preposition

Wednesday, April 11th, 2018

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Does an Adverb Modify Everything That Follows It?

Tuesday, April 10th, 2018

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Master These 7 Tips If You Want to Sound Smarter

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018

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