Mignon Fogarty is a professor of journalism and a former science writer who produces an educational podcast titled Grammar Girl's Quick and Dirty Tips for Better Writing.
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<![CDATA[<p>It’s the end of February, which means Mardi Gras is almost here! When we think of Mardi Gras, we picture parties, parades, and beads. But did you ever wonder what “Mardi Gras” means? Also, we answer a questions about why we need the "to" in "drive to work" but not in "drive home."</p> <p>LINKS AND SPONSORS |</p> <p>Learn how you can get my LinkedIn Learning course free: https://t.co/coQuXJRtrT |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL EMAIL NEWSLETTER |</p> <p>https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/newsletters |</p> <p>GRAMMAR POP iOS GAME |</p> <p>Optimized for iPad: http://bit.ly/iPadGrammarPop |</p> <p>For iPad and iPhone: http://bit.ly/GrammarPopMobile |</p> <p>PEEVE WARS CARD GAME |</p> <p>https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/grammar-girl-s-peeve-wars |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL BOOKS |</p> <p>http://bit.ly/GrammarPopBooks |</p> <p>HOST: Mignon Fogarty  |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL IS PART OF THE QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS PODCAST NETWORK |</p> <p>VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)</p> ]]>
<![CDATA[<p>You may write "XOXO" to means "hugs and kisses," but do you know how those symbols get their meaning?</p> <p>LINKS AND SPONSORS |</p> <p>Learn how you can get my LinkedIn Learning course free: https://t.co/coQuXJRtrT |</p> <p>Earnest: http://earnest.com/grammar |</p> <p>Modern Mentor podcast: https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/modern-mentor |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL EMAIL NEWSLETTER |</p> <p>https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/newsletters |</p> <p>GRAMMAR POP iOS GAME |</p> <p>Optimized for iPad: http://bit.ly/iPadGrammarPop |</p> <p>For iPad and iPhone: http://bit.ly/GrammarPopMobile |</p> <p>PEEVE WARS CARD GAME |</p> <p>https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/grammar-girl-s-peeve-wars |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL BOOKS |</p> <p>http://bit.ly/GrammarPopBooks |</p> <p>HOST: Mignon Fogarty  |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL IS PART OF THE QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS PODCAST NETWORK |</p> <p>VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)</p> ]]>
<![CDATA[<p>Saturday and Tuesday come from different places. The days of the week are names you&#39;ve known your whole life, but have you ever wondered about their origin?</p> <p>LINKS AND SPONSORS |</p> <p>Learn how you can get my LinkedIn Learning course free: https://t.co/coQuXJRtrT |</p> <p>http://helpingwritersbecomeauthors.com |</p> <p>Modern Mentor podcast from QDT |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL EMAIL NEWSLETTER |</p> <p>https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/newsletters |</p> <p>GRAMMAR POP iOS GAME |</p> <p>Optimized for iPad: http://bit.ly/iPadGrammarPop |</p> <p>For iPad and iPhone: http://bit.ly/GrammarPopMobile |</p> <p>PEEVE WARS CARD GAME |</p> <p>https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/grammar-girl-s-peeve-wars |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL BOOKS |</p> <p>http://bit.ly/GrammarPopBooks |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL IS PART OF THE QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS PODCAST NETWORK |</p> <p>VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)</p> ]]>
<![CDATA[<p>In this Super-Bowl-themed episode, we learn why "high odds" and "low odds" are confusing, we learn why you want a disinterested referee, and in honor of the Puppy Bowl, we learn when to capitalize breed names.</p> <p>LINKS AND SPONSORS |</p> <p>Learn how you can get my LinkedIn Learning course free: https://t.co/coQuXJRtrT |</p> <p>Earnest: http://earnest.com/grammar</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL EMAIL NEWSLETTER |</p> <p>https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/newsletters |</p> <p>GRAMMAR POP iOS GAME |</p> <p>Optimized for iPad: http://bit.ly/iPadGrammarPop |</p> <p>For iPad and iPhone: http://bit.ly/GrammarPopMobile |</p> <p>PEEVE WARS CARD GAME |</p> <p>https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/grammar-girl-s-peeve-wars |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL BOOKS |</p> <p>http://bit.ly/GrammarPopBooks |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL IS PART OF THE QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS PODCAST NETWORK |</p> <p>VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)</p> ]]>
<![CDATA[<p>Develop this one skill and you&#39;ll write better essays, profiles, movie reviews, complaint letters, and more.</p> <p>LINKS AND SPONSORS |</p> <p>Learn how you can get my LinkedIn Learning course free: https://t.co/coQuXJRtrT |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL EMAIL NEWSLETTER |</p> <p>https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/newsletters |</p> <p>GRAMMAR POP iOS GAME |</p> <p>Optimized for iPad: http://bit.ly/iPadGrammarPop |</p> <p>For iPad and iPhone: http://bit.ly/GrammarPopMobile |</p> <p>PEEVE WARS CARD GAME |</p> <p>https://www.thegamecrafter.com/games/grammar-girl-s-peeve-wars |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL BOOKS |</p> <p>http://bit.ly/GrammarPopBooks |</p> <p>GRAMMAR GIRL IS PART OF THE QUICK AND DIRTY TIPS PODCAST NETWORK |</p> <p>VOICEMAIL: 833-214-GIRL (833-214-4475)</p> ]]>
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1 week, 3 days