Image by Gerd Altmann from Pixabay Hi SErs! It's a day of Harmony here at Story Empire 🙂 Today, I'd like to start a new series of posts on Homonyms to share with you. Homonyms, Homophones, and Homographs: Words that fall under any of these three categories often confuse readers and writers alike. So, what are they? HOMONYMS are … Continue reading Homonyms with Harmony, Part 1–Introduction
#WhyWriteWrong? – #10
Happy Fall, Y’all! And a Happy Thanksgiving to our friends here in the United States. It's Marcia back again with another Why Write Wrong post. Quick & easy today: I have a pair of homophones I see being misused more often than you might think, and which, btw, can cause some totally unexpected—and undesirable--images to … Continue reading #WhyWriteWrong? – #10
Why Write Wrong? # 8
Hard to believe I've already been a member here at Story Empire for seven months! Seems like just yesterday I joined the group. Funny, though. It's also been seven months since I got put on house arrest by my doctor. One of these scenarios has passed by a lot more quickly than the other! … Continue reading Why Write Wrong? # 8
Why Write Wrong?
Hi, Folks! It’s Marcia again, and since this is my only turn at bat for July, today’s Why Write Wrong post is another two-fer. (Just so you get your money’s worth, and all. 😊 ) As you may know, this feature is all about incorrect word usage, specifically for those times when a writer … Continue reading Why Write Wrong?
Hello SEers! Harmony here. I hope this finds you all well today 🙂 In the spirit of fostering creativity, I thought we'd have a bit of fun today by playing with definitions. We writers can spend a lot of time looking up word definitions in dictionaries or online. Just for fun, type 'Askew' into your … Continue reading Droll Definitions
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