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  • 1. The only grammar rules you really need
    Learn these, and you’ll probably eliminate 80% of common errors.
  • 2. KEEP IT SIMPLE!!
  • 3. Plurals do not have an apostrophe
  • 4. A semi-colon must replace a period; it needs a complete sentence both before and after it
  • 5. In parenthetical citations, the period goes AFTER the parentheses, EXCEPT…
  • 6. In a block quote
  • 7. A complete sentence can not start with although, until, while, before, during...
  • 8. It’s = It is
  • 9. Loose moose
  • 10. Do you work harder THAN anyone else?Allrighty THEN!
  • 11. LEAD is heavyLet the leader LEAD the wayThe Sled dog LED the race.