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Rules for using a comma before “or”

Rules for using a comma before “or”

Sometimes, adding a simple thing as a comma in your sentence can change the entire meaning. That’s why it’s essential to know whether you should put a comma before or after “or” or omit it completely.

Valentina Dordevic
Valentina Dordevic
English
How to use and form a possessive noun

How to use and form a possessive noun

Not knowing how to use a possessive noun means making more grammatical mistakes than you expect. And, not knowing what it expresses can lead to misunderstandings in your conversations.

Milena Lazova
Milena Lazova
English
How to use an En Dash correctly when writing

How to use an En Dash correctly when writing

En dashes are short dashes that show the range between two figures.

Beth Taylor
Beth Taylor
English
The difference between “bear with me” and “bare with me”

The difference between “bear with me” and “bare with me”

The only correct way to write the phrase from the title is “bear with me.”

Valentina Dordevic
Valentina Dordevic
English
The meaning of “waiting with bated breath”

The meaning of “waiting with bated breath”

Practically the only context in which bated breath appears these days is following “with”—someone is waiting for something with bated breath, as referenced in the examples below.

Cecilia Gigliotti
Cecilia Gigliotti
English
The difference between every day and everyday

The difference between every day and everyday

If you’re not sure whether you should use “every day” or “everyday,” you’re not alone. A lot of English language learners confuse them with each other.

Milena Lazova
Milena Lazova
English
Oneself or one’s self — and what kind of word is “self,” anyway

Oneself or one’s self — and what kind of word is “self,” anyway

Do you know which is the correct way to write a reflexive pronoun derived from “one” that acts as a subject? Is it oneself or one’s self?

Valentina Dordevic
Valentina Dordevic
English
How to recognize and form a possessive noun

How to recognize and form a possessive noun

A possessive noun is a type of noun that shows something belongs to it. It’s a simple way to express ownership.

Milena Lazova
Milena Lazova
English
Cecilia Gigliotti

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Milena Lazova

I'm an ESL teacher with over 7 years of experience in providing original content. I really like writing educational articles which may help others learn some aspects of English.

Valentina Dordevic

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