Grammar Errors by Seriousness

Common Grammar Errors

Some grammar errors are more embarrassing than others. The list below starts with the bad ones and ends with the ones that you'll probably get away with. You can use this list to prioritize our lessons and tests.

"You are what you write."

Mistakes that will damage your credibility

Mistakes that will make you look careless

Mistakes for which you'll be forgiven

Mistakes you'll probably get away with

"Mistakes" that might annoy your reader

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See Also

A glossary of grammatical terms A list of punctuation lessons A list of easily confused words A list of sayings and proverbs

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