Category: Spelling and Punctuation

Articles looking at English spelling & how to punctuate in English, including the differences between British English and American English variants

How to use Colons and Semi-Colons in English

Category: Spelling and Punctuation Topic: Spelling and Punctuation
How to use the semi-colon in English.

Spelling- Nouns and Verbs ending '-y'

Category: Spelling and Punctuation Topic: Spelling and Punctuation
A look at the rules for verbs and nouns ending -y.

Verbs ending '-e'

Category: Spelling and Punctuation Topic: Spelling and Punctuation
A look at the spelling rules for verbs that end with the letter 'e'.

Apostrophes

Category: Spelling and Punctuation Topic: Spelling and Punctuation
One of the most frequent errors made by native speakers is with the apostrophe. Apostrophes are either put in words where they are not needed, or omitted when they should be used. Is the use of the apostrophe so complicated?

Comma Splices

Category: Spelling and Punctuation Topic: Spelling and Punctuation
What is a comma splice and how can it be avoided?

Spelling Plural Nouns

Category: Spelling and Punctuation Topic: Spelling and Punctuation
A look at the rules for making nouns plural in English.

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