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Review of Grammarly -- and a Competition

Grammarly is a spell-checker, grammar checker and much else besides.
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You could let Grammarly take some of the strain of proofreading. Photo by Pink Sherbert Photography https://www.flickr.com/photos/pinksherbet/

Review of Grammarly

Grammarly is a spell-checker, grammar checker and much else besides. It's like the real-time assistance available in desktop applications like a word processor, but in every application and even on the web.

I have found it very useful when writing blog posts, for instance – although I have to say that sometimes the box that pops up seems a little intrusive.

Also, like other such tools, it can sometimes get it wrong. Look, for example, at the following screenshot:

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cross-posted at www.ictineducation.org

Terry Freedman is an independent educational ICT consultant with over 35 years of experience in education. He publishes the ICT in Education website and the newsletter “Digital Education."

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