English, one of the most popular languages in the world has 1.5 billion+ speakers today (source : SGI). Whether you are a native or non-native speaker, correct English is everyone’s need.
How you write, reflects your personality, better style and error free writing boost your confidence and is always appreciated. For native speakers, writing error-free English might be little easy but most of the non-native English speakers suffer most of the time.
And If you are a blogger, freelancer or translator, the level of suffering might be high. I am also a blogger and as a non-native speaker, I really used to made a lot of blunders while writing and when I read those articles today, I laugh at myself. Thanks to Grammarly, I have corrected and updated most of them.
But, what is Grammarly and how it can help you too? In this article, I am going to answer these questions. In addition to this, I will give you detailed insight of Grammarly features, pros and cons. First of all, let’s look into the brief history of Grammarly
Grammarly is an 8 year old startup by Alex Shevchenko and Max Lytvyn. Initially, started as an automated proofreading tool, they enhanced Grammarly by adding plagiarism detection. In the span of 8 years, the company became highly popular and won several awards. Recently, Grammarly raises $110 million for improvement and business expansion.
How to use Grammarly?
Using Grammarly is simple, you don’t need any mastery or training before. Its simple and easy to use interface is another reason that makes it unique.
If you are using Grammarly’s Online Text Editor, write there or just copy/paste, it checks itself instantly.
I am comfortable with the second option and generally use to edit my articles i.e. MS-Word add-on. You can check the screenshot below.
Is Grammarly free?
It is available in both free and premium version, you can say it a freemium tool.
If you opt for free plan, still you get all methods to check but functions will be limited. (Try for free here)
While premium plans offers a lot of advance options to boost your writing performance. Some of them are :
400+ error detection and correction.
Vocabulary enhancement suggestions.
Unlimited access to every tools.
Grammarly Grammar Checker and Plagiarism Detection Tool has three premium plans, monthly, quarterly, annual. Below is the pricing table.
Have you noticed that I missed pros and cons of Grammarly? There are only pros, tried hard to find but didn’t find any considerable cons to enlist here.
In my opinion, Grammarly not only enhance your writing but also your overall English skills. You will observe that after start using it, you automatically started making less mistakes.
No matter, you are a student or a professional, Grammarly is a must have tool for everyone. Try it now
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