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MOMFILES.com: 16 Boring Words & What to Use Instead

Are boring words hurting your writing? Some words, when repetitively used, become boring for the reader. Consider using a synonym instead, which might help convey the meaning more vividly and accurately.

English Grammar solution: Structure of All Tense, Structure of the Tense.

English Grammar solution: Structure of All Tense, Structure of the Tense. i would probably break this chart down into different pieces but most kids have trouble when it comes to the different tenses. so this would help a lot in the classroom.

Tips

This could be a fine handout or poster for reminding all students, but especially ELLs still struggling with English grammar, of the most common writing errors and how to first spot and then correct them.

I never knew

I was aware of the fiance/fiancee difference, due to the fact that I was someone who read the dictionary (true story), but I always thought that the blond/blonde was a difference of language (maybe French?

How to write an essay keep handy this college degree! And switch the milkshake for something red that rhymes with swine!

How to write an essay keep handy this college degree! And switch the milkshake for something red that rhymes with swine! [ "How to write an essay Excuse the