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Good vs. well?

Use the adjective “good” to describe nouns and the adverb “well” to describe verbs. But if you’re discussing “good health,” use the adjective “well.”

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When to Use a Comma Before “Which”

The word "which" has a few different use cases in the English language. It’s often used to identify one thing amongst a larger set.

Explicit vs implicit?

  • mmAlanna Madden
  • calander pngSeptember 2, 2020
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Explicit and implicit are adjectives with opposite meanings. If something is explicit, it's clearly understood.

What Does Less Is More Mean?

After all, the words less and more are antonyms: They’re one another’s literal opposite. So how could less be more?!

Criteria vs. criterion?

  • mmAlanna Madden
  • calander pngAugust 31, 2020
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The words criteria and criterion are the same words, except "criterion" is singular, and "criteria" is plural.

What Does Familiarity Breeds Contempt Mean?

Are you, ahem, familiar with the expression familiarity breeds contempt? Don’t worry if you’re not.

What Does Don’t Judge a Book By Its Cover Mean?

Read on to discover the meaning of the idiomatic expression don’t judge a book by its cover.

What Does Bushel and a Peck Mean?

Has someone ever told you they love you “a bushel and a peck”? Did you know what they meant?

How to Address a Letter to a Judge

Let's say you plan to write a letter to a judge. We'll review the proper way to address the envelope, compose a letter, and write a salutation and sign-off.

How to Write an Autobiography

You don't need to be a professional writer to share your life story. When writing an autobiography, you can take inspiration from the work of other authors.