Reading, spelling, and writing – they’re like a three-legged stool. If one is missing you’re in jeopardy of looking foolish.
Currently there is a run on articles relating to the subject of commonly misused words. I recently typed the words “misused words” into the search box on Pinterest and came across style guides and infographics relating to this hot topic.
I believe that the entire hubbub surrounding commonly misused words is a result of the fact that we write more than we ever now. We (and by we, I mean students too) text, tweet, write blogs, post on Facebook, and Linkedin and the lack of attention to proper English is appalling.
Help your students be better readers, spellers and writing by sharing this information in class: ...