When learning a new language, there are so many things to keep in mind. You have to make sure you’re using the right words. You have to make sure you’re putting them in the right order. You have to make sure that...Read More
Part of the challenge with language is that it is constantly evolving. What is deemed to be correct and acceptable one day could be cast aside for a different construction the next. To this day, the controversy surrounding the...Read More
You may have noticed that many of my Grammar 101 posts discuss pairs of words that sound similar but have very different meanings. This makes sense, because it is through the words that we communicate with one another. However,...Read More
Bah, punctuation. It’s a subject that most people cast aside, because they don’t feel that it is particularly important. These same people will tell you that, so long as the right meaning gets across, you don’t...Read More
Hi, I'm Michael. By day, I'm a freelance writer. By night, I'm still a freelance writer. I'm also an engaged work-at-home dad, a voracious foodie, an avid traveler, and a thinker who thinks he might be thinking too much. Beyond the Rhetoric is a reflection of my eclectic life, fueled by caffeine and Wi-Fi.