Learning grammar is about attention to details

Here is one CEO , Kyle Wiens of iFixit, who actually tests potential employees on their grammar skills: I hire people who care about those details. Applicants who don't think writing is important are likely to think lots of other (important) things also aren't important. Other related articles in the NY Times -  Room for …

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Grading freshman papers… 1983

For those of us who think Twitter will make us stupid, check out these lines from freshman history papers, originally published in 1983 by Anders Henriksson in Wilson Quarterly. "Possibly as an act of vengeance, a history professor--compiling, verbatim, several decades' worth of freshman papers--offers some of his students’ more striking insights into European history from …

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