Found 44 articles starting with W:

Who, Whom, Whose

Who or Whom?Amber, Igor, and Miss Hamrick dreamed up that and which when they wanted to refer to inanimate objects and abstractions. But they also dreamed up a set of relative pronouns (...

whole - correct spelling

noun and adjectiveGrammar.com’s section on Problem Words discusses whole and hole. Click here for that discussion....

whole, hole

Whole means “entire.”A hole is an “opening,” “empty spot,” or rarely a “flaw.”Example: We asked the whole work crew to dig the hole....

wholly - correct spelling

adverbGrammar.com's section on the Parts of Speech discusses the demise of -ly adverbs. Click here for that di...

whose - correct spelling

relative pronoun and interrogative pronounNote: Good writers use whose as the possessive case of which to avoid a stilted “of which” const...

whose, who's

Whose is the possessive form of the pronoun who. Many think that whose can ref...

withdrawal - correct spelling

nounExample: The withdrawal from the bank exceeded $10,000, so the customer had to fill out a governmental form....

woman - correct spelling

nounExample: The woman rapidly climbed the corporate ladder....

women - correct spelling

noun (plural of woman)Example: The women decided to form a book club....

wonder, wander

Wonder means “awe,” “astonishment,” or “surprise,” and can be used as a noun, verb, or adjective associated with th...

worthwhile - correct spelling

adjectiveExample: This is a worthwhile book to read....

would - correct spelling

auxiliary verbGrammar.com’s section on Problem Words discusses would and should. Click here for that discussion....

wrap - correct spelling

noun and verbExample: She used a plastic wrap to protect the sandwiches. nounExample: She w...

Wreathe vs. Wreath

I wreathed my door with a lily wreath. ...

wretched - correct spelling

adjectiveExample: These wretched developers want to destroy the rural land....

wrinkle - correct spelling

noun and verbExample: The wrinkle in his shirt disturbed the fastidious young man. nounExample: ...

write - correct spelling

verbGrammar.com’s section on Problem Words discusses write, right, and rite. Click here for that discussion....

writing - correct spelling

noun and verb (present participle of the verb write)Example: She enjoys fine writing. ...

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