How to write numbers

There is a grammatically correct way to write numbers in the English language.  When you write numbers or refer to numbers in your written text, you need to know whether you can use numeric [...]

trending slang terms

The number of  trending slang terms which have been created by the digital culture and millennial lifestyle is amazing. New words, acronyms and expressions form this latest wave of the English [...]

punctuation for titles

Punctuation for titles can appear confusing because titles appear to be punctuated in any of three ways.  When you are writing about other people’s books, mentioning a movie, quoting a poem, you [...]

Biased Language

When we talk about biased language we are also discussing sexism, which is just another form of bias.  Biased language is important to understand especially when you are part of another culture [...]

Millennial Language

Millennial language is a rich source of new words and phrases which, as fast as they are created by this generation, are then quickly adopted by the mainstream.  Millennial language is the [...]

Needless Words

“Omit needless words.”― William Strunk Jr., The Elements of Style  We have many phrases and expressions in the English language which contain needless words. What do we mean by needless words? [...]

Writing a Resume

Writing a resume is not just a well laid out and attractive looking document.  If you have all the qualifications in the world, but when you get down to writing a resume, you do not pay attention [...]