A high school teacher is changing the way he grades essays — and it reflects a dramatic shift in the English language
If you're a grammar purist, that sentence may have made you cringe. Standard English dictates the word "they," a plural pronoun, should never be used to refer to a single person. Since "student" is a noun,
The census is a survey the United States conducts every decade to take stock of who lives in the country. But it's also more than that: The census is a time capsule of a place and era during which it collected
Why We Act Irrationally: A Harvard Psychologist Reveals the One Word That Drives Our Senseless Habits
If you're going to ask someone for a favor, be sure to use the word because and give the person a reason to fulfill the favor. We use reasons -- both logical and illogical -- to justify our own behavior.
Perched high above the ground, these dreamy cabins have views for days. Your childhood dream of having a tricked-out treehouse can totally come true — these lofty escapes are outfitted with amazing amenities,
A recent USDA survey reveals some shocking facts. It's widely believed — and preached by environmental groups, activists, and healthy-eating advocates alike — that if you're looking to avoid pesticides