Where Did the Oxford Comma Come From, and Why Is It So Important?
Where Did the Oxford Comma Come From, and Why Is It So Important?

The Oxford comma is a hot topic among grammar enthusiasts, but where does it come from and how does one tiny comma affect the clarity of a sentence or document? Find out why the Oxford comma is important with the help of this article.

50 Great Reasons to Date a Grammar Nerd
50 Great Reasons to Date a Grammar Nerd

The ability to pen a grammatically flawless love note is not the only thing a grammar nerd brings to a relationship.

101 Free Online Journal and Research Databases for Academics
101 Free Online Journal and Research Databases for Academics

Expensive research databases and paywalls can make writing a paper frustrating. This list of online journal databases will help you access what you need.

How to Use Expletives Effectively in Your Writing
How to Use Expletives Effectively in Your Writing

Now that you know where expletives come from and how to use them, it is time to learn how to incorporate them into your own writing.

How to Swear: Understanding the Grammar of the Top 7 Curse Words
How to Swear: Understanding the Grammar of the Top 7 Curse Words

Have you ever been called a potty mouth? Learn how to swear correctly by understanding the grammar behind your favorite four-letter words.

A History of Swearing and Censorship in Writing
A History of Swearing and Censorship in Writing

Think kids these days swear more than their predecessors? Think again! This history of swearing will show you how censorship has evolved over time.

The Etymology of the Top 7 Curse Words
The Etymology of the Top 7 Curse Words

Ever wonder where your favorite four-letter swear words came from? This post explains it all, so beware, as it contains explicit language.

Scribendi's Top 10 Blog Posts of 2016
Scribendi's Top 10 Blog Posts of 2016

This has been a great year for blog content, and we decided to pick out your favorites. Enjoy this roundup of top 10 Scribendi blog posts of 2016!

How to Write a Scholarship Essay
How to Write a Scholarship Essay

These tips will teach you how to write a scholarship essay that captures attention and that illustrates why you deserve the scholarship.

Accept vs. Except: How to Avoid Confusing These Two Tricky Words
Accept vs. Except: How to Avoid Confusing These Two Tricky Words

Do you like any vegetable except capers? Should you accept that ugly sweater from your aunt? Learn when to use accept vs. except in this fun article.

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