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November 27, 2012  2:43 PM

Do you wish you hadn’t done that — or that you wouldn’t have done it?

Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
common grammar errors, ESL, non-standard grammar, verb tense, verb tenses

Which is correct? Mark Zuckerberg said he wished they _______ decided to work only with HTML5 instead of native apps for Facebook mobile development. a. hadn't b. wouldn't have

August 21, 2012  2:11 PM

Sneaked or snuck?

Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
AP style, CIO, grammar wars, non-standard grammar, verb tense, verbs

Which is correct? I'm cleaning up my Facebook account, unfriending people I don't know and the ones I wish I didn't know that have somehow ______ in. a. snuck b. sneaked

July 23, 2012  1:12 PM

Don’t use no double negatives incorrectly; don’t never use no triple negatives incorrectly

Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
double negatives, grammar rules you can break, non-standard grammar

Which is correct? Can you show me some of the case studies on results-only work environments (


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