Skills in practice – Stationery or stationary?
So here’s a quick tip to help you remember whether to use stationery or stationary in a sentence.
Stationery is the stuff you need in the office. I remember it by thinking of paper with an er.
Stationary is when something isn’t moving. I remember this by thinking about a car (with an ar) that is stationary.
So paper – stationery
Car – stationary
If you’d like to brush up your grammar skills, why not join us at our writing workshop.
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