As many of you already know, I am passionate about writing and grammar, to the point where I am admittedly a Grammar Nazi. This section is going to be a collection of my pet peeves. I hope it serves some purpose other than venting my gripes to like-minded people… Anyhow, thanks for reading!
Worst. Paragraph. Ever. – The excessive use of the conjunction “and” with lots of commas and similar sentence structures makes for really boring paragraphs.
Lay It to Rest – How to properly use “lie” = to recline, “lay” = to set down or spread, and “lie” = to tell an untruth.
Dangling Modifiers – What are they, anyway? Why are they dangling? And what are we to do with them?
This pretty much sums it up: