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The English language has a lot of weird spelling, grammar, and pronunciation rules. Here are 11 of its anomalies that make it difficult to learn.
Even the slickest grammarian struggles with proper comma use, so we compiled a list of the places in a sentence you'll need one — using ducks.
From reading more to creating mnemonic devices, an expert reveals his top tricks for learning how to become a better speller.
When it comes to language, much of what we learn in school is at odds with how language actually works. Take the word "literally," for example.
English is the most studied language in the world, but just because it's popular doesn't make it easy. All over the internet, English learners have shared what they consider the most annoying aspects of the English language.
Words are often misused in the daily flow of conversation. "Eggcorns" are words or phrases that are incorrectly used in place of others that sound similar. Recognizing eggcorns is key to proper grammar. Here are nine commonly misused words and phrases that you may not have known were incorrect.
10 embarrassing grammar mistakes you're probably making without realizing it
The dictionary is a living document that changes as our language does. Every year, new words are created and added to the dictionary. Merriam-Webster added 850 words and definitions to the dictionary in March 2018. Here are 10 words you didn’t know were part of the dictionary.
Grammar rules often get overlooked in the daily flow of conversation. Stepping back and thinking about your message can help you use the right grammar when speaking or writing. Here are nine grammar rules you're probably breaking without even realizing.
For English speakers, it is especially difficult to learn languages like Japanese, Arabic, and Hungarian. That's because they contain very different grammar systems, sounds, and features than English.