Hey, y’all. It is Thursday and I am ready, ready, ready for the weekend.
Now that I am in school, I can actually appreciate what the weekend is! 170 more words
Some grammar rules, like discouragement about starting sentences with “And”, are so last century. Others, like dangling participles, are invisible to the average person. Even writers aren’t too bothered if they’re used outside of fiction or journalism. 832 more words
The headline of this post is an example of a misplaced modifier (more specifically, this one is a dangling participle). Misplaced modifiers pop up every day, and even though it’s often clear what the writer meant, they cause a little stumble — and occasionally major confusion — for the reader. 500 more words