First, Second, and Third Person: How to Recognize and Use Narrative Voice
First, Second, and Third Person: How to Recognize and Use Narrative Voice

First person, second person, third person . . . sounds like a party to me! Learn how to identify and use narrative voice in your own writing.

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Festive Grammar: There's No Gift like the Present Tense
Festive Grammar: There's No Gift like the Present Tense

With Christmas approaching, it is time to unwrap one of the most useful gifts you will receive this year: a thorough knowledge of the present tense!

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Precise Prepositions: Do YOU Know Which Word to Use?
Precise Prepositions: Do YOU Know Which Word to Use?

This quiz will test your knowledge of a tricky little part of speech—the preposition.

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Three Signs You're an Ellipses Junkie
Three Signs You're an Ellipses Junkie

How to (not) use ellipses.

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3 Common Comma Mistakes
3 Common Comma Mistakes

Learn how to use commas properly by avoiding these common mistakes.

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Twelve Words You Probably Have Wrong
Twelve Words You Probably Have Wrong

Commonly misused words that run rampant in the English language.

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Marketing Fail: Three Ads That Have Failed in the Grammar Department
Marketing Fail: Three Ads That Have Failed in the Grammar Department

Big brands whose advertisements failed in the grammar department.

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English Idioms: Blue Moons, Eyes and Apples, and Hot Potatoes
English Idioms: Blue Moons, Eyes and Apples, and Hot Potatoes

The editors (and pathological doodlers) of Scribendi present common English idioms for your entertainment.

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The 5 Stages of Procrastination in Essay Writing
The 5 Stages of Procrastination in Essay Writing

Essay procrastination: we've all been there. Here are some tips to help you write (and finish) that essay!

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Warning: Do Not Make These Five Common English Grammar Mistakes
Warning: Do Not Make These Five Common English Grammar Mistakes

Scribendi.com lists five common grammatical errors and explains how to avoid them.

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