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Another pet peeve: Please stop using the word “revert” in business emails.

Yesterday I received an email that included something like this: The issue has been raised with [Redacted Company Name], and we will revert before end of business today. What does that even mean? As stated, it means that by the … Continue reading

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Grammar. It’s not that fucking difficult

I’m not normally a grammar Nazi, but I couldn’t resist. The rules of concord are a basic part of grammar rules that everybody should know. I hate seeing quotes that can’t even get the basics right. (Let’s just ignore that … Continue reading

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How bad is my grammar, anyway?

This is not about any of my usual subjects. It’s not about addiction, recovery or my sceptical criticism of 12-step addiction recovery programs, and it’s also not about atheism in any way. No, today I’m thinking about grammar. I stumbled … Continue reading

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