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Grammar Chaos: Confusing Conjunctions—Knowing the Difference between Since and Because

May 10, 2017

Since and because seem like fairly easy words, but we still tend to mix them up. Let’s review the sample sentences below.   We had dinner since he brought pizza.   We had dinner because he brought pizza. At first glance, both sentences seem correct, but grammatically, the ...
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Jane Austen: In Possession of a Great Legacy

May 04, 2017

“It is a truth universally acknowledged that a single man in possession of a good fortune must be in want of a wife.”—Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice A prolific writer of the romance genre, Jane Austen is one of the greatest writers of all time despite publishing only six novels. Moreove...
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Grammar Chaos: Unnecessary Ex-“as per”-ation

May 03, 2017

  Although language evolves, sometimes it devolves. This means we tend to go back into the past and bring back something that is ancient or has long been defunct.   Notice how many “formal” emails contain the phrase as per. I'm sure you’ve seen the following phra...
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