Yep or Yup – Which Spelling Is Correct?

man thinking about the difference between yep and yup

Yep & Yup are two very similar words. In fact, the only difference between yep and yup is one letter, just like the phrases miss you vs i miss you! But can these words be used interchangeably? Or do they have different meanings? In this post, we’ll explain the difference between these two words so … Read more

Grately or Greatly – Pick The Correct Spelling

Greatful or Grateful

You might have been in a boardroom meeting when the marketing manager says something like “Utilizing social media will greatly increase our revenue!” Buy should she have said grately or greatly? Homophones like this can be tricky as they are pronounced exactly the same! In this post, we will break down the difference between greatly … Read more

Ladel or Ladle – Which Spelling Is Correct?

picture of a chef with a ladle

What is the difference between a ladle or ladel? Believe it or not, there is a big difference. A ladle has a deep bowl and is used for serving soups and stews. It can also be used to scrape the sides of bowls or pots. A ladel is a common misspelling. Catching simple spelling mistakes … Read more

Engrained or Ingrained – Which Spelling Is Correct?

bravery is ingrained in the military soliders

Many writers get confused when trying to choose between engrained or ingrained. It’s easy to see why! These words are one of many homophones in the English language that are pronounced the same, but have different spellings and meanings. It turns out that both spellings can be used correctly. In this post, we’ll break down … Read more

Aunty or Auntie – Which Spelling Is Correct?

What's the difference between aunty or auntie

Depending on where you are in the world, you have probaly heard the words ‘Aunty’ or ‘Auntie’. But which spelling is correct? It turns out that both words are actually informal versions of the word ‘aunt’. However, the words Aunty and Auntie are not used in the exact same situations. Read on to master this … Read more

Bear With Me or Bare With Me – Which Is Correct?

picture of a bear and bare tree

The English language is full of tricky phrases. Recently, I have gotten many questions on the difference between bear with me or bare with me. Which is the correct spelling? If you are trying to say be patient, then you should be saying “bear with me”. In this post, we’ll break down the different meanings … Read more

Grammarly Black Friday – Is It Worth it?

grammarly black friday and cyber monday

Black Friday and Cyber Monday is the very best time of the year for all shoppers. Just about any product, you can think of can be bought at a significantly discounted price. Grammarly Black Friday is no exception! Why not take advantage of this seasonal sale to get a tool that is actually useful? Read … Read more