QUIZ: How Grammar Savvy Are You?

By Lola Lolita Few things unnerve true grammarians as much as misplaced modifiers or misused words. Often negatively referred to as “Grammar Nazis,” grammarians are simply lovers of language — particularly when it’s used properly. Can you count yourself among the grammar savvy? Or do you make others weep when […]

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“Just breathe,” I say to Darcy, my six-year-old daughter. “Look in my eyes and just breathe.” She’s taken a fall on the sidewalk, running in the ill-advised flip flops I told her to trade in for more sensible shoes. “I told you so,” however, holds little satisfaction from a parent […]