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Dangling modifiers: WTF

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Dangling modifiers: WTF

We are here to talk to you about modifying phrases. This is the first article in our ‘What to Fix’ series. If you’ve ever wondered WTF about dangling modifiers, come on in.

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A review!

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A review!

Many thanks to Kate Jinx for writing this review of Stop. Grammar Time. in the Guardian. The article says that Penny is a hipper version of Clippy, the animated Microsoft Word paperclip. This is fair and balanced reporting.

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Writing a book

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Writing a book

Books. How do you write them? Our beloved colleague Brodie Lancaster has just finished writing one. It’s called No Way! Okay, Fine. Now, the thing about Brodie is she gets things done. Read more.

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Interview: Max Olijnyk

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Interview: Max Olijnyk

Max Olijnyk seems to think he’s just a quiet guy bumbling through life, but he’s my guru. I spent quite a few joyous years working with him, writing for a certain online publication called Three Thousand. Read more.

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The key to success

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The key to success

I spilt coffee all over my MacBook. It was the second time I’d done it, but this time was worse. I acted quickly, flipping the keyboard upside down above my head. After the last drip fell, I saw to drying it out. Read more.

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