Posts Tagged "language"

Spelling Mnemonics for Everyone, Everywhere

Posted by on Apr 14, 2016 | 0 comments

Spelling Mnemonics for Everyone, Everywhere

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Ah, third grade spelling lists. Above is a sampling of my son’s from last week, in which words containing “ie” were a significant focus….

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Language Then and Now

Posted by on Nov 3, 2015 | 0 comments

Language Then and Now

A text message received last week:

[Pumpkin image] parT on Fri. R u going?

Eeeeeeeek! Commence internal editorial wincing.

I freely admit to composing (mostly) grammatically correct emails/texts/IMs, including abbreviations….

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