I before E except after CThe famous rhyme is wrong.Here’s why…
Use words with caution
“I could care less”means you DO actually care…
Take care with the expressions you use!
“Literally” means Actuallyor without exaggeration
An English professor wrote the words:“A woman without her man is nothing”on the chalkboard and asked hisstudents to punctuate it correctly.All of the males in the class wrote:“A woman, without her man, is nothing.”All the females in the class wrote:“A woman: without her, man is nothing”Punctuation is powerful
I likecooking my familyand my pets.Use commas.Don’t be a physcho.
The Amazing English Language
You can have my Oxford comma when you pry it from my cold, dead, and lifeless hands.Also known as the serial comma. Then there are those who claim
In British English we have the Exclamation Mark.In American English this is called a Bang.In American English they have merged the interrogative point (question mark) and the bang (exclamation mark) into an informal device called an InterrobangIt is a cool (but nonstandard) punctuation.Interrogative point (?)(British - Question Mark)+Bang (!)(British - exclamation mark)= InterrobangThe Interrobang is used in an emphatic rhetorical questionThere is no known British use of this punctuation symbol