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!

A History of the Typewriter
A History of the Typewriter

Whether you love typewriters as a piece of your past or a retro desk accessory, check out the history of the typewriter in this handy infographic.

Which Literary Job Fits Your Personality?
Which Literary Job Fits Your Personality?

Do you love reading so much you want to make a career out of it? This quiz will help you find out which literary job best suits your personality!

30 Quirky Collective Nouns for Animals
30 Quirky Collective Nouns for Animals

Did you know that a group of turtles is called a bale? Find out other quirky collective nouns for animals with this adorable infographic.

Lay vs. Lie
Lay vs. Lie

Are you going to lay down or lie down to sleep? The question is enough to keep you awake. Learn the difference between lay vs. lie so you can get some rest!

5 Times Celebrities Showed Us They Could Write
5 Times Celebrities Showed Us They Could Write

Take a look at these five thought-provoking essays that showed us celebrities could tackle big issues in their writing.

The History and Usage of Common Symbols
The History and Usage of Common Symbols

The ampersand, at sign, and pound sign are common symbols that most of us use pretty regularly. Even so, their origins and rules of usage might surprise you!

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