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    22 Gifts For People Who Love Language

    Linguists, writers, editors, grammar geeks, and word nerds of all walks, we've got you covered. The products in this post were updated in December 2018.

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    1. An impossibly adorable pin for the stickler who's forever proud to be a Strunk & White fan.

    2. A mounted mini-print that speaks a universal truth.

    3. A set of pencils that shows everyone you've got your homophones down pat.

    4. This grammar-tip-a-day calendar from *the* Grammar Girl herself, for the language lover with an insatiable thirst for learning.

    5. Punctuation-themed jewelry that's as timeless as it is endearingly nerdy.

    6. Handmade punctuation art prints sure to warm the cockles of any a writerly heart.

    7. A throw pillow that says "I love you" in American Sign Language, for the person you've got all the feels for.

    8. Books about words written by the people who work with them every day — like Merriam-Webster lexicographer Kory Stamper and The New Yorker's copy editor Mary Norris — for a behind-the-scenes look that'll fascinate any logophile.

    9. A cozy little candle to set the mood for hibernating in bed with a book all winter long.

    10. A sticker that lets everyone know which side of the fence you're on...

    11. A tote bag to give the world a quick lesson on dashes so you don't have to.

    12. A crossword watch with teeny glasses and a tiny pencil for the person who knows it's never a bad time for a puzzle.

    13. A lorem ipsum scarf that harkens back to the days of traditional publishing.

    14. Reference manuals and style guides for the stickler who finds nothing more sinful than ending a sentence with a preposition.

    15. A whimsical coral-colored bookshelf to display said usage manuals and style guides proudly.

    16. A necklace or set of earrings to make the subtle statement that you're no grammar-police rookie.

    17. This trio of ornaments made from vintage dictionary pages that'll add a touch of nerdom to your tree or anywhere else you see fit.

    18. A word-nerdy game for kids and adults alike looking for an upgrade to their dusty old Scrabble board.

    19. A subscription to MyBookBox, for the person who wants the book club without the socializing part.

    20. Personalized wall art that makes a thoughtful gift any time of year for your favorite puzzle master or linguist.

    21. A set of quality red pens for the traditionalist who refuses to part with their beloved proofreader's marks.

    22. And finally — shameless self-promo alert! — a book by one of BuzzFeed's very own that denounces the word whom once and for all, to appease the descriptivist in all of us.

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