I appreciate the descriptions’ clear language and use of sample sentences…Deakin University Grammarly… to highlight errors. It’s more in-depth than what you get with the built-in grammar checkers of both Google Docs and Workplace 365, though the latter’s is enhancing quickly. I also find the mistake count that adds at the bottom of every document to be an efficient way of showing how much editing work I have left.
we’re doing an evaluation of grammarly and particularly is it worth it to go from the totally free variation to the paid version so whether you are a student a staff member a specific or a team has a great deal of different features for you however like is it in fact worth it to go into those features a few of the things we’re gon na be speaking about in today’s video are things such as up talk and hedging these are two things that are really important for me because i tend to come off less confident with my writing and delivery and that is something that i want to work with and can help support that so let’s start with the complimentary version and then work our method up and see how it compares when you go to premium so whether you’re on chrome this is what it’ll look like to add the chrome extension now if i was to go to safari you can see that they have an extension on safari too so let’s state that you were to ready up on chrome the manner in which it works is they’ll include an extension to your web browser and they have a demo document that kind of highlights some of the functionality
of the tool so i’m going to skip the trip today since that’s something that you can do by yourself however what i wish to do is really go through all the basic functions very quickly and highlight those however then show you what it appears like when you get to premium so a few of these are quite simple like misspellings it’s very simple one click and you can change the spellings but effect if you take a look at this you understand that’s one that i constantly do wrong clearly this is sort of uh customized made to all the common mistakes that we make as users i’m awful with commas also uh so it’s very simple to simply sort of overcome this so you get the basic concept in my viewpoint at this moment it’s extremely similar to a fundamental spell checker so this is kind of where grammarly even on the totally free version starts to set itself apart from standard spell checks and what i suggest by that is if i was to copy this and go and begin a google doc here and i struck get in so you’ll observe that from the google spell check side of things there are no problems with this sentence but grammarly is revealing you problems so let’s state i was to copy and paste this in undoubtedly this is the incorrect kind of there this is what it looks like on the google spell checker now if you want there is a specifically for chrome which remains in beta testing since 2021 so if i turn that on now and
i was to revitalize this now what you would see is the red underlining is so that’s excellent to understand if you’re composing something and google’s trying to offer you a spell check that might be that blue zigzags with gram relates to red and then you can fix it that way now let’s have a look at what is recommending though as far as this being a little bit too verbose so blue underlines consider shortening this phrase so this is something that’s really handy for me since i tend to write too long and my sentences can be a little bit confusing so again if you click here it says an unneeded wordy sentence that is me to the t so if you click this what it’s going to do is it’s going to simply get rid of that blue underlines and you get the spotted in a needlessly long-winded sentence to save you a couple of clicks there is a link for in the description of this video it is complimentary for you if you want to stick with the totally free variation however if you do go with the paid version i may get a little commission from that and i value it since it assists to support my youtube channel so at the beginning of the video i mentioned about hedging and hedging is when you utilize words such as these most likely probably generally typically so returning to this the factor that you want to eliminate that word possibly is you’re using softer language and this makes you less authoritative and i struggle with this for sure i’ll write out e-mails or documents and i’ll compose things like i think potentially probably so if we click this all it’s going to do is it’s going to get rid of that so that the writing is a little bit more concise and after that if you go to this it says revise a verbose sentence in an effortless way effortlessly modify a wordy sentence is Deakin University Grammarly
able to shift the words for you so that it reads a little bit more concisely so this is quite creative what they do here is they inform you hey there are 13 additional writing concerns but that remains in the premium variation so that’s sort of how they get you with the upsell so we simply highlighted some of the distinctions simply based on like google spell checker with google docs versus so now what i wish to do however is i wish to highlight all this text and i’m going to copy and paste it into this file so then when we go to premium you can begin seeing the distinctions in between premium and a standard spell check that’s supplied by google so this would be a great time to discuss the pricing so when you hit this page as far as trying to determine what’s the best suitable for you the most convenient way to do this is if you’re a student you’re in the middle if you’re a service it actually begins with three users or more so if you don’t have three users or more it’s not even allow you to select a plan for service so what i’m going to do is i’m going to opt for the premium for people i am type of bummed however due to the fact that i would love to have the snippets feature which is where you can much like have canned messages that you can quickly bring up but later in the video i will reveal you a tool that you can utilize as a workaround if that’s something that you’re interested in so in my specific case i’m gon na choose the regular monthly due to the fact that i’m just thinking about revealing you how the functions are various on the premium service among the cool things with is it enables you to set objectives so that you can tailor your writing and tone to your design so for me i wish to be well-informed i tend to go on casual i ‘d say for domain i’m generally type of more casual as i simply stated type of tone i wish to be optimistic friendly and respectful and then intent is to inform and tell a story so i’m going to click done right here now let’s have a look at what has changed here now that we remain in premium so i just copied and pasted that original file here and you can see that this is mentioning that there are nine additional recommendations that i can evaluate in so i’m gon na click this button right here so this popped open here and i’m gon na start with this so to properly compose a sentence to compose a sentence properly so simply easy type of just word option right and after that
Here we have formality i wan na to want to alright so then do not you think uh that one’s check your tone uh we’re gon na put in a period there uh and then this one is business owner uh it must be organization people or individuals in organization i’m gon na go with peop or company individuals and then very handy uh useful and these are the things that you’re not gon na be able to select up on a fundamental spell checker right so i desired to do a plagiarism check and i thought a simple one to do is i’m a buffalo costs fan and i would take a post that’s from may 6. Right now it’s june 29th 2021 as making this video so we’re going back uh nearly two months so i’m simply curious if graham actually is able to inspect that so when you’re actually in the web tool right here what i did is brand-new file and i’m going to paste this information and copy in here so this is already offering us some examples here of things that might have been cleaned up so this is interesting because this is being pulled from a real newspaper and what they’re saying here is that this should be before and then cleaning this up again this is a professional author composed this and it stated pre-draft were the chiefs was the bucks and chiefs so now what i desire to do is uh we have actually cleaned up their composing however i desire to do a plagiarism check and see if this works for an article that was composed simply a couple months back so it’s fascinating because it didn’t pull up the original short article that i was pulling this from which was the democrat and chronicle however it was able to pull up this usa today article which likewise discusses this so you can see that that sentence right here is exactly the very same and then this specific one was released may 5th so it looks like usa today it was able to pull however not necessarily the democrat and chronicle so depending on how you’re planning on utilizing grammarly it’s actually different from one user the next if you’re a student who’s just interested in spell check that is different than a company that is interested in having a style and a tone in the method that their staff members are composing so earlier in the video we covered the significance of not using hedging terms so these are things like probably most likely normally usually and grammarly is going to assist you eliminate those from your writing however when you’re actually in the conference so the meeting might be something like you’re in a job interview or you’re attempting to ask for a raise or you’re trying to communicate successfully with a specific level of authority without sounding arrogant so that is where something called up talk comes into play and what i want to talk about in this next video is up talk and why that is so crucial for getting rid of that from your speech so again you Deakin University Grammarly