Refresh Your Grammar

By Daniel Scocco

As a blogger you probably know how important it is to write clearly and correctly right? Well, understanding the basic grammar rules is in turn essential for that purpose.

Now if you don’t remember what are conjunctions, prepositions, verb moods and the like, don’t worry! Over at Daily Writing Tips we compiled a nice summary titled English Grammar 101: All You Need to Know.

Here is a list of what you will find over there:

  • Sentences
  • Clauses
  • Phrases
  • Parts of Speech
  • Nouns
  • Plural Form of Nouns
  • Pronouns
  • Adjectives
  • Adjective Classifications
  • Articles
  • Verbs
  • Verbs Voice
  • Verbs Mood
  • Verbs Tense
  • Adverbs
  • Prepositions
  • Conjunctions
  • Interjections

Make sure to bookmark it for future reference as well!

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16 Responses to “Refresh Your Grammar”

  • Transcriptionist’s Blog

    Bookmarked.

  • SEO Genius

    A very in depth article thank you for that, i am going to take the time to read it now.

  • Young

    Maybe I should change it into Chinese, since English is not our first language.

  • Daniel Scocco

    @young, not sure how much sense this would make translate into Chinese 🙂 .

  • Rajaie AlKorani

    I always get stuck on what tense of the verb to use and other similar problems, reading your article right now!

  • Article Alley

    Thats good advice – nothing puts me off more than bad grammar poor spelling – it just reflects badly on the author. That said I can’t spell myself LOL!

  • Mr. Javo

    Thanks for this article, it’s very useful for the people with a non-native english.

  • Todd Andrews

    Good stuff, I’ll pass it along to my international clients who really struggle with this stuff.

  • Ultimate Blogging Experiment

    Bad grammar can scare away your readers. I for one have found that out very often. However, certain people will get used to you though so it isn’t all that big of a deal. I know my problem is that I seem to leave out words out a lot.

  • Bobby Ozuna

    Perfect timing! I made sure I didn’t leave home without (both) my copy of the “Elements of Grammar” and the “Elements of Style”… no matter how much you write, you should ALWAYS take a moment to review the basics…

    ~Bobby Ozuna
    Drawing Stories…With Words

  • Nick Stamoulis

    This is great! Every blogger should review this as bad grammar reflects on your blog, you and your company!

  • Pablo

    Great! I was actually looking for a good English grammar book, but there were all either very basic or too boring. ;P

  • William

    Its a good thing my grammer and speling is good . Saves me wasting time reading this stuff.

  • Bobby Ozuna

    Haha…Pablo, that’s the point isn’t it? That’s why a vast majority of people hate taking English Composition courses…because in the end, you can only make grammar and punctuation study so much fun….

    I use “The Elements of Grammar” and “The Elements of Style” as my two desktop guides for grammar & punctuation refreshers. Regardless, in the end, I leave the heavy editorial work, well…to my editor. But as a writer it is imperative that [we] learn to critique our own work just as we work to refine our copy content. It sure makes it easier to revise and polish a manuscript later!

    ~Bobby Ozuna
    Drawing Stories…With Words

  • Stefan Wurz

    Thanks for this article, it’s very useful for the people with a non-native english.

  • medyum

    Thats good advice – nothing puts me off more than bad grammar poor spelling – it just reflects badly on the author. That said I can’t spell myself

    Medyum OÄŸuz Hoca

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