Would of could of should of…

English can be a confusing language. Letters combine to make sounds that are sometimes indistinguishable from other combinations of letters. Of course, the tendency to not enunciate does not make matters any clearer. And let’s not forget to blame texting and … Continue reading

They don’t mean the same thing…really… Part 2

In a previous post, we talked about homophones, words that sound the same but have different spellings and meanings. That discussion would be incomplete without talking about homographs (from the Greek homo-, meaning “same”, and graph, meaning “writing”), words that … Continue reading