Free Essays on Bad Grammar

  1. Wordsmithing Badge

    about the video were those “grammar nerds” who nitpick everyone else’s writing for grammar mistakes. The video suggests that people will be criticized if they don’t use proper grammar. However, Weird Al practically contradicted himself by using bad grammar to talk about bad grammar. Overall, I thought your...

  2. miss

    believe that the grammar skills people have shouldn’t be judged so harshly in a working environment. Every job is different and each job has different responsibilities to fulfill. Also if someone does have bad grammar that shouldn’t mean they are less intelligent than those who have good grammar. But what if...

  3. Business and Grammar

    Students attend college for the main purpose of receiving a degree and obtaining a job. If poor grammar is inhibiting students from getting a job after college, grammatical principles of writing should be more heavily emphasized within the college curriculum. But, do employers even care about the level...

  4. Descriptive & Prescriptive Grammar

    Grammar describes the native speaker’s competence in his/her language. Grammars can be descriptive or prescriptive. Is the former more useful than the latter? Explain your answer by discussing the merits of the two approaches in your capacity as a speaker or teacher of English. To me as a speaker...

  5. Blogger’s Grammar Blues: What Really Matters

    com Logicgateone: Blogger’s Grammar Blues What Really Matters To be or not to be -- that remains the question today when it comes to the subject of grammar. No, not the school subject which can be traumatic and nose-bleed-inducing but the subject of applying grammar for blog-writing. And it covers...

  6. parental care

    bad writing Writing is one of the toughest task, where you have to convince the reader that you are right. Some people do this very well, while some don’t. This depends on the capability of a person to think and write. This distinction of the ability, leads to the thinking of good and bad writing...

  7. Pro And Con Grammer

    Brian Schmitt 9/6/12 FOR GRAMMAR I feel that if your going to take a position in an argument such as this, you must realize a simple truth of grammar. Its not just something your English teacher came up with to torture you. It is in fact meant to help your writing by making your reader more easily...

  8. Tesol

    linguistic exposure if they are living in a country where the learnt language is not a formal language nor widely spoken. This can result in them having a bad attitude and lacking motivation to learn. Prejudices can also exist about a language that may deter students from wanting to learn. Teachers should try...

  9. How to Learn English?

    mistakes You can damage your English by writing and speaking. Your grammar, vocabulary, and pronunciation can get worse because of practice. When you speak or write and you make mistakes, you teach yourself bad habits. These bad habits may be difficult to eliminate. The solution is simple: Avoid mistakes...

  10. Assgnment 1 Focus on a Leaner

    | were | you / we / they | planning | on telling me the bad news | 1. Where were you standing when the trouble started? 2. Who was I talking to? I can’t remember. 3. Why wasn’t she waiting at the meeting point? Reference: Grammar online: http://www.gingersoftware.com/grammarbook/verbs/the-past-progressive-tense/ ...

  11. COM 215 UOP Courses / Uoptutorial

    visit www.uoptutorial.com COM 215 Week 1 DQs COM 215 Week 1 Grammar Exercise 1 COM 215 Week 2 Assignment: Business Solutions COM 215 Week 2 CheckPoint: Communication Strategies COM 215 Week 3 DQs COM 215 Week 3 Grammar Exercise 2 COM 215 Week 4 Assignment: Informative, Positive...

  12. The Audiolingual Methods

    approach to language teaching  has a lot of similarities with the direct method. Both were considered as a reaction against the shortcomings of the Grammar Translation method, both reject the use of the mother tongue and both stress that speaking and listening competences preceded reading and writing competences...

  13. Yung Goonz

    get people to take you more seriously. The first is how to sound intelligent. There are three simple rules to help you here: 1. Grammar 2. Grammar 3. Grammar 4. Don't make stupid mistakes like this Given the overlap between rules 1-3, I'll cover them all at once. When many people are writing...

  14. My Reflection

    and what I needed to do to get a passing grade. My aspects of writing that I need to work on are my grammar issues. I have a bad grammar problem when it comes to writing a paper. I have it bad leaving off ending of words; have run on sentence and no comma in the correct places. I can say that I...

  15. Http: //Tuklasinnatin.Com/2011/Katuparang-Makatapos Sa Kolehiyo Di Na Imposible

    A prescriptive grammar lays out rules about the structure of a language. Unlike a descriptive grammar it deals with what the grammarian believes to be right and wrong, good or bad language use; not following the rules will generate incorrect language. Both types of grammar have their supporters and their...

  16. Things you should know about grammar checkers

    check all your essay and article online and ensure it is free from errors? A grammar checker service will help you get an online grammar check done that will help you have a flawless copy. After all, who loves bad grammar? A grammar checker, in simple terms, is a computer-generated program which helps in...

  17. I feel bad or I feel badly

    Introduction For some people English grammar is a dark forest where they can get lost. For the others it is a meadow without obstacles. This relates to foreigners as well as to native English speakers. Even phrases used in writing and everyday conversations are exposed to mistakes. The question is...

  18. Challenges When Writing a Paper

    Writer’s block, bad sentence structure, and incorrect grammar are the first to come to mind. The first challenge is writer’s block, which can be difficult to deal with when writing a paper. Becoming very angry and frustrated can make the problem worse while writing. The second challenge is bad sentence structure...

  19. Prescriptive Grammar

    PRESCRIPTIVE GRAMMAR English grammar had its shape formed in the 18th century. A number of rules and norms on the correct use of English were formulated in the 18th century and copied from book to book all these years. It was assumed that the authors were to be trusted and they were regarded infallible...

  20. Huck Finn Banned?

    speaking to their black slaves. Some critics in the south were greatly upset by the way that Mark Twain portrayed them, and they thought he made them look bad. I’d like to remind them that the book is meant to be fiction, although it may attempt to portray American life realistically. I think that people everywhere...

  21. Bibliography

    matter: Tween Texting may lead to Poor Grammar Skills”. Pennstate. 25 July 2012. University Park. 27 July 2013 <http://news.psu.edu/story/147778/2012/07/25/no-lol-matter-tween-texting-may-lead-poor-grammar-skills>. Crystal, David. Txtng : the...

  22. Gerberding Business Letter

    Outsiders. And this year we were notified that you guys don’t think that this book is not age appropriate for us, because of the violence, poor grammar, and bad role models. However my class believes that this book should stay. Thus in the book, violence was a key role to solving their own problems....

  23. Persuasive Essay

    Professional Grammar Grammar is a hot topic in our digital age. With phrases such as “I can haz chezberger?” and “Grammar Nazi” floating around various websites, and the capability of shortening every type of written correspondence, it is easy to become lazy with written word. But, to what end? Is...

  24. The Road 8

    exceptional grammar that gives the prose a poetic look. For example the first sentence of his book “The Road” is, “When he woke in the woods in the dark and the cold of the night he'd reach out to touch the child sleeping beside him. (pg. 3)” Well, this is certainly not incorrect in grammar, but it is...

  25. Three Challenges to Writing an Essay

    writer’s block, bad sentence structure, and incorrect grammar. The first challenge is writer’s block, which can be difficult to deal with when writing a paper. Becoming very angry and frustrated, which if not dealt with can make the problem worse while writing. The second challenge is that bad sentence structure...

  26. Stephen King s On Writing Assignment 2

    exactly what you wanted it to mean”. Write what people can understand. His writing is comprehendible. Grammar is the second from the top according to King. “Bad grammar is bad writing” he said. Grammar is obviously an important part of writing, without it writings would sound weird. As long as you have...

  27. Readers Response to Writing Badly

    not worry about what you’re writing and it may not necessarily be perfect, but that you write what you are thinking and continue writing even if it’s bad or may not make sense. He means to put all your thoughts down on paper and start from there. Ballenger gives his students permission to write badly....

  28. Ebonics and Standard English

    different dialects I was hearing. My first reaction to this was when I was at a new middle school and I was in a gym class and could not believe the bad grammar I was hearing, and thought how in the world these students even passed any class. Obviously I was stereotyping them, which was wrong, but I was...

  29. COM 215 UOP Tutorials/UOPhelp

    visit www.uophelp.com COM 215 Week 1 DQs COM 215 Week 1 Grammar Exercise 1 COM 215 Week 2 Assignment: Business Solutions COM 215 Week 2 CheckPoint: Communication Strategies COM 215 Week 3 DQs COM 215 Week 3 Grammar Exercise 2 COM 215 Week 4 Assignment: Informative, Positive...

  30. M515 Better Business Writing submissio

    to appear inferior and make it difficult for prospective clients to see the quality beneath the unattractive packaging (Why Great Writing Matters). Bad writing can have a wide-ranging, negative effect on your business, from creating a less-than-coherent business plan and hampering your efforts to attract...