Top Ten Spelling and Grammar Pet Peeves – Hear/Here

Today’s tip brings you a device that makes it super easy to remember the correct usage of this pair of homophones.


Incorrect:  Come over hear so I can here you better.
Correct: Come over here so I can hear you better.

Ok, so here’s the super easy tip: You hEAR with your EARs, so if you’re talking about something that is hEARd, you want to use H-E-A-R. Otherwise, you want to use the other spelling. Simple!