Category: Spelling and Punctuation

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

The Colon

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How to use the colon in English.

The Semi-Colon

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How to use the semi-colon in English.

Spelling- Nouns and Verbs ending '-y'

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A look at the rules for verbs and nouns ending -y.

Verbs ending '-e'

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A look at the spelling rules for verbs that end with the letter 'e'.

Making Adverbs from Adjectives ending in '-le'

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How to make an adverb from an adjective ending in -le.

Apostrophes

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Learn about the use of the Apostrophe in English.

Comma Splices

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What is a comma splice and how can it be avoided?

Spelling Plural Nouns

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A look at the rules for making nouns plural in English.