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June 30, 2009  8:02 PM

Which is correct — long standing or long-standing?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Animal Farm, Business writing, CIO, Google, hyphenation, long-standing or long standing, Quiz, Web bug

typing Which is correct? According to some privacy experts, Google's use of Web bugs violates the company's __________...

June 30, 2009  2:32 PM

Neither/nor and verb agreement



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, Microsoft, neither / nor, open source, Quiz, subject-verb agreement, VMware

typing Which is correct? Neither Microsoft nor VMware _____ that open source products pose a challenge. a. deny b....


June 29, 2009  2:39 PM

Capitalization — Web server or web server?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, capitalization, CIO, Quiz, Web or web, Wired magazine, writing standards

typing Which is correct? Commonly virtualized applications include ____ servers and infrastructure servers. a. Web b....


June 24, 2009  6:21 PM

Use numerals for fractions or spell out?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, fractions, numbers, numerals, Quiz

typing Which is correct? According to IDG Research Services, only _____ of IT managers say they have good visibility...


June 24, 2009  1:06 PM

State names — abbreviate or not?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
abbreviations, AP style, CIO, Quiz, state names, writing for business

typing Which is correct? HP's corporate headquarters are in Palo Alto, ______. a. CA b....


June 23, 2009  2:10 PM

Clarity of reference



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, clarity of reference, Quiz, references

typing Which is correct? Insourcing offers some advantages over outsourcing for SMBs but _________ may not be fully...


June 22, 2009  2:29 PM

Which is correct — pique or peak or peek?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Add new tag, Business writing, CIO, commonly misused expressions, commonly misused words, peak pique or peek, Quiz, spelling

typing Which is correct? The proliferation of


June 12, 2009  3:57 PM

Which is correct — guage or gauge?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, commonly misspelled words, gauge or guage, Quiz

typing Which is correct? A beta release allows developers to _____ the quality of a product before general release. a....


June 10, 2009  9:09 PM

Which is correct — ones or one’s?



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
apostrophes, Business writing, CIO, one's or ones, personal pronouns, personal pronouns and possession, Quiz

typing Which is correct? Personality...

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June 9, 2009  10:09 PM

The Oxford Comma (AKA the serial comma)



Posted by: Ivy Wigmore
Business writing, CIO, commas, Oxford comma, punctuation, Quiz, serial comma

typing Which is correct? Ethical hacking is also known as penetration testing, intrusion _________________. a. testing,...


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