One of the best ways we have at our disposal to look smart is how we speak - both written and verbal. I'm always intrigued when someone comes up with a list like this. It's interesting to see how many of these I've seen myself - or (shudder) how many I may have done myself. At any rate, it's a learning experience.

While perusing LinkedIn this week, I ran across Jeff Haden's article 40 Incorrectly Used Words That Can Make You Look Dumb. This is great information everyone should review.

Do you have any grammatical pet peeves? How do you tell someone when they're making a grammar mistake and they don't know it?