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sit

Get Grammar Girl's take on sit versus set. Learn when to use sit and when to use set.

Obscure color words

Obscure color names. Can be used for character names. or just make a character based on that color

How to Multiply Any 3-or-More-Digit Number by 11....I had no idea you could do this!

How to Multiply Any 3-or-More-Digit Number by 11

Grammar Girl :: Quick and Dirty Tips ™: Worried about you writing? Grammar Girl knows it all, and what she doesn't know she asks her friends about. Get easy-to-understand grammar and writing tips here.

Expanded Power Revision Checklist - Writing.Com

assembled descriptions of many formal poetry formats

mixed metaphors

Mixed Metaphors

Get Grammar Girl's take on mixed metaphors. Learn what a mixed metaphor is and when it might be okay to use one.

Does a plane home in on a target or hone in on it? Does a musician hone her skills or home them? Are these two verbs interchangeable or do they have discrete meanings? Today we explore the origins and uses of hone and home. Hone entered English as a noun for a pointed rock used as a landmark. In the 1400s, it began to be used in reference to a whetstone for sharpening razors and other cutting tools. A few centuries later, hone picked up the verb meaning “to sharpen on a hone.” The…

Does a plane home in on a target or hone in on it? Does a musician hone her skills or home them? Are these two verbs interchangeable or do they have discrete

Papus Tarot Deck

Arcanas Gallery: Tarot of the Gypsies by Doctor Papus

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