Communication Tip #7
Are you writing “to” when you mean “too”?
I see this mistake frequently–even in emails from people who are, otherwise, excellent writers.
“Too,” the longer of the two words, has the longer list of meanings: extremely, more than desirable, also, very or indeed.
“To” is a preposition: it connects
- People are not too educated or too successful to misuse these words.
- These too frequent misspellings may be the result of being oblivious to the difference.
- They could be too confident too.
Here’s to learning!