Dangling and Misplaced Modifiers Leave Readers Confused!

A modifier is a word, phrase, or clause that adds detail to, clarifies, or changes meaning in a sentence. Modifiers infuse writing with description and life. To work effectively, modifiers must be placed properly in a sentence. If the noun is separated from and doesn’t appear next to the modifier, the error is a misplaced…

What Is Grammar Anyway?

National Grammar Day is a U.S. holiday that comes every March 4th. Most people do not know and probably do not care about this holiday that pales in comparison to other late winter/ early spring festive holidays such as Mardi Gras, St. Patrick’s Day, Easter, and even Groundhog Day. However, when it comes to academic…

National Grammar Day is March 4th: Be Inspired to Write the Right Way!

Fun fact for you! National Grammar Day is celebrated March 4th each year. Why let poor grammar stand in your way or detract from your message? Today is the day to make a few small changes to help set your grammar straight! National Grammar Day started back in 2008 to encourage and stress the importance…

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