Review of Grammarly -- and a Competition

Review of Grammarly -- and a Competition

You could let Grammarly take some of the strain of proofreading. Photo by Pink Sherbert Photography

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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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."