57 Bad Grammar Memes That Prove Punctuation Is Important!

English is the most popular language in the world; therefore, it makes sense to learn to read and write in English properly. While the Chinese language has the most native speakers, English is universal and is used throughout the world.

But like any language, learning its intricacies can prevent embarrassing grammar, punctuation, and spelling mistakes. Here are 57 funny grammar and punctuation memes that highlight some of the funniest instances of bad grammar.

1) Let the grammar and punctuation memes begin!

57 Grammar Memes - "A woman, without her man, is nothing. A woman: without her, man is nothing. Punctuation is powerful."

“A woman, without her man, is nothing. A woman: without her, man is nothing. Punctuation is powerful.”

2)

57 Grammar Memes - "Alot is not a word. You do not write alittle, abunch, acantaloupe, or aporkchop. Stop writing alot."
Facebook / The Underground Poet’s Society, Inc.

“Alot is not a word. You do not write alittle, abunch, acantaloupe, or aporkchop. Stop writing alot.”

3)

57 Grammar Memes - "Autocorrect has become my worst enema."
Twitter / @jasonjolley68

“Autocorrect has become my worst enema.”

4)

"Your grammar is bad, and you should feel badly."
quickmeme.com

“Your grammar is bad, and you should feel badly.”

5) Funny grammar memes about the Oxford Comma.

57 Grammar Memes - "You can have my Oxford Comma when you pry it from my cold, dead, and lifeless hands."
Pinterest

“You can have my Oxford Comma when you pry it from my cold, dead, and lifeless hands.”

6)

57 Grammar Memes - "The cannons be ready captain. ARE."
robinlxs.com

“The cannons be ready captain. ARE.”

7)

57 Grammar Memes - "Difference between a cat and a comma? One has claws at the end of its paws, the other is a pause at the end of a clause."
Pinterest

“Difference between a cat and a comma? One has claws at the end of its paws, the other is a pause at the end of a clause.”

8)

57 Grammar Memes - "Please, no dogs wer'e afraid. The goats."
Pinterest

“Please, no dogs wer’e afraid. The goats.”

9) Are these grammar memes or grammar quotes?

57 Grammar Memes - "Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass." - Anton Chekhov
Pinterest

“Don’t tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass.” – Anton Chekhov

10)

"Dude, me and Nick are about to go to a Giants game! Box seats wanna go?? Nick and I...What?? It's Nick and I. Me and Nick is not proper grammar dude. You are right! It is Nick and I, because you are no longer invited."
storres373

“Dude, me and Nick are about to go to a Giants game! Box seats wanna go?? Nick and I…What?? It’s Nick and I. Me and Nick is not proper grammar dude. You are right! It is Nick and I, because you are no longer invited.”

11)

57 Grammar Memes - "Employee's must wash there hands before returning to work."
Pinterest

“Employee’s must wash there hands before returning to work.”

12)

57 Grammar Memes - "English is a difficult language. It can be understood through tough thorough thought, though."
Pinterest

“English is a difficult language. It can be understood through tough thorough thought, though.”

13)

57 Grammar Memes - "If I ever use 'there' instead of 'they're' and 'your' instead of 'you're' in the same post, I've been kidnapped and am signaling for help."
celadonbooks.com

“If I ever use ‘there’ instead of ‘they’re’ and ‘your’ instead of ‘you’re’ in the same post, I’ve been kidnapped and am signaling for help.”

14)

"Every time I see someone write 'tho' I think 'ugh''. Which happens to be exactly what's missing."
kevinisrael.com

“Every time I see someone write ‘tho’ I think ‘ugh”. Which happens to be exactly what’s missing.”

15) Don’t get it wrong with grammar memes.

"Grammar. The difference between knowing your shit and knowing you're shit."
memecenter.com

“Grammar. The difference between knowing your shit and knowing you’re shit.”

16)

"He texted me, 'your adorable'. I responded with, 'no, you're adorable'. Now he thinks I like him when all I did was point out his grammar mistake."
Pinterest

“He texted me, ‘your adorable’. I responded with, ‘no, you’re adorable’. Now he thinks I like him when all I did was point out his grammar mistake.”

17)

57 Grammar Memes - "How to torture your sister."
Pinterest

“How to torture your sister.”

18)

57 Grammar Memes - "Hyphenated. Non-hyphenated. The irony."
Pinterest

“Hyphenated. Non-hyphenated. The irony.”

19)

57 Grammar Memes - "I like cooking my family and my pets. Use commas. Don't be a psycho."
Pinterest

“I like cooking my family and my pets. Use commas. Don’t be a psycho.”

20) Grammar memes proving punctuation is important.

57 Grammar Memes - "If you don't think punctuation is important, try forgetting the semicolon when you tell someone, 'I'm sorry; I love you.'"
someecards.com

“If you don’t think punctuation is important, try forgetting the semicolon when you tell someone, ‘I’m sorry; I love you.'”

21)

"I'm not in fighting shape but this will be no problem."
imgur

“I’m not in fighting shape but this will be no problem.”

22)

"Imagine a world where people know the difference between 'your' and 'you're'."
Pinterest

“Imagine a world where people know the difference between ‘your’ and ‘you’re’.”

23)

"Irony is when someone writes, 'Your an idiot'. Learn grammar. Insult properly."
Pinterest

“Irony is when someone writes, ‘Your an idiot’. Learn grammar. Insult properly.”

24)

"Is it true that we use 'each other' when we're talking about two people? Yes! For more than two people, we use 'one another'. Tom and Jane fell deeper in love as they confirmed their knowledge of grammar with each other."
Pinterest

“Is it true that we use ‘each other’ when we’re talking about two people? Yes! For more than two people, we use ‘one another’. Tom and Jane fell deeper in love as they confirmed their knowledge of grammar with each other.”

25) B4 there was grammar memes.

"It's b-e-f-o-r-e, not b4. We speak English, not bingo."
Pinterest

“It’s b-e-f-o-r-e, not b4. We speak English, not bingo.”

26)

"I don't judge people based on race, creed, colour, or gender. I judge people based on spelling, grammar, punctuation, and sentence structure."
Pinterest

“I don’t judge people based on race, creed, colour, or gender. I judge people based on spelling, grammar, punctuation, and sentence structure.”

27)

"You know your a writer if you just flinched."
Pinterest

“You know your a writer if you just flinched.”

28)

"Let's eat grandma! Let's eat, grandma! Punctuation saves lives!"
oxfordenglishglobal.com

“Let’s eat grandma! Let’s eat, grandma! Punctuation saves lives!”

29)

"Misuse of 'literally' makes me figuratively insane."
Pinterest

“Misuse of ‘literally’ makes me figuratively insane.”

30) More grammar memes proving grammar is important!

"No! More rape. This is why grammar is important."
relaxedfocus

“No! More rape. This is why grammar is important.”

31)

"Zombies want brains. Your safe. No my friend, I think YOU'RE safe..."
Pinterest

“Zombies want brains. Your safe. No my friend, I think YOU’RE safe…”

32)

"Opps!! We baked to much."
Pinterest

“Opps!! We baked to much.”

33)

"The past, the present, and the future walked into a bar. It was tense."
whiteplainspublicschools.org

“The past, the present, and the future walked into a bar. It was tense.”

34)

"Please use tongue or tissue paper when making your selection, thank u."
Pinterest

“Please use tongue or tissue paper when making your selection, thank u.”

35) Incorrect grammar memes with some humor.

"Punctuation is important. Is this a squirrel eating pumpkin, or a squirrel-eating pumpkin?"
Twitter / @nchchonors

“Punctuation is important. Is this a squirrel eating pumpkin, or a squirrel-eating pumpkin?”

36)

"Semicolons. Me. Just ending the damn sentence."
bruuuhnana

“Semicolons. Me. Just ending the damn sentence.”

37)

"She said, 'You can get on the airplane.' I said, 'No thanks. I'm getting IN the airplane.'"
Pinterest

“She said, ‘You can get on the airplane.’ I said, ‘No thanks. I’m getting IN the airplane.'”

38)

"Grammar. So much more than the wife of gramper."
Pinterest

“Grammar. So much more than the wife of gramper.”

39)

"Sometimes the thoughts in my head get bored and go for a stroll out through my mouth. This is never a good thing."
Pinterest

“Sometimes the thoughts in my head get bored and go for a stroll out through my mouth. This is never a good thing.”

40)

"I spent 5 minutes trying to figure out who Tom is, and what his onion picking skills have to do with my sandwich."
Pinterest

“I spent 5 minutes trying to figure out who Tom is, and what his onion picking skills have to do with my sandwich.”

41) Bad grammar memes make all the difference.

"Tables are for eating customers only. No loitering."
Pinterest

“Tables are for eating customers only. No loitering.”

42)

"10 signs you are a grammar nerd."
Pinterest

“10 signs you are a grammar nerd: 1) You use standard spelling, capitalization, and punctuation when you text. 2) You have appointed yourself as an ‘honorary proofreader’ of your friends’ Facebook posts. 3) You know how and when to use ‘affect’ and ‘effect’. 4) You feel compelled to correct poorly written public signs. It isn’t vandalism if you’re correcting it, right? 5) The thought of posting a writing error online mortifies you. 6) You have an opinion about the Oxford Comma. 7) You follow Grammarly on Facebook and the #grammar hashtag on Twitter. 8) The sound of a double negative makes you cringe. 9) You mentally correct all the books and magazines you read. 10) You believe that interest writing and correct grammar are not mutually exclusive.”

43)

"Tense? Moody? Irregular? You must be a verb."
Pinterest

“Tense? Moody? Irregular? You must be a verb.”

44)

"The number of people who don't know the difference between their, there, and they're is too damn high."
Pinterest

“The number of people who don’t know the difference between their, there, and they’re is too damn high.”

45) Don’t mess with memes about grammar!

"You think grammar is a [censored] game?"
imgur

“You think grammar is a [censored] game?”

46)

"Every time you use 'your' for 'you're', you make Batman cry."
Twitter / @itsJerian

“Every time you use ‘your’ for ‘you’re’, you make Batman cry.”

47)

"How to write good."
Pinterest

“How to write good. 1) Avoid alliteration. Always. 2) Prepositions are not words to end sentences with. 3) Avoid clichés like the plague. They’re old hat. 4) Comparisons are as bad as clichés. 5) Be more or less specific. 6) Writers should never generalize. Seven: Be consistent! 8) Don’t be redundant; don’t use more words than necessary; it’s highly superfluous. 9) Who needs rhetorical questions? 10) Exaggeration is a billion times worse than understatement.”

48)

"Today, the dining room closed at 6:00 pm. Sorry for your incontinence."
Pinterest

“Today, the dining room closed at 6:00 pm. Sorry for your incontinence.”

49)

"Unnecessary Punctuation: Employee must 'wash hands'."
Pinterest

“Unnecessary Punctuation: Employee must ‘wash hands’.”

50) Bad grammar memes proving education IS important.

"We don't need no education. Obviously, you do since you just used a double negative."
cheezburger.com

“We don’t need no education. Obviously, you do since you just used a double negative.”

51)

"We're going to learn to cut and paste kids! Commas paste."
amandaonwriting

“We’re going to learn to cut and paste kids! Commas paste.”

52)

"When someone tries to correct the grammar in my meme. Super nerd wants to fight!"
ifunny.co

“When someone tries to correct the grammar in my meme. Super nerd wants to fight!”

53)

"Whoever put the 'b' in 'subtle' was a genius."
theshowerthoughts-blog

“Whoever put the ‘b’ in ‘subtle’ was a genius.”

54)

"Why I still use the Oxford Comma. With: I had eggs, toast, and orange juice. Without: I had eggs, toast and orange juice."
Source Unknown

“Why I still use the Oxford Comma. With: I had eggs, toast, and orange juice. Without: I had eggs, toast and orange juice.”

55) Oh no! We’ve almost reached the end of bad grammar and punctuation memes…

"I wonder what people who type 'u' instead of 'you' do with all their free time."
Pinterest

“I wonder what people who type ‘u’ instead of ‘you’ do with all their free time.”

56)

"You had me at the proper use of 'You're'."
Pinterest

“You had me at the proper use of ‘You’re’.”

57)

"Your dinner v. you're dinner: One leaves you nourished, the other leaves you dead. Correct grammar: It saves lives."
Pinterest

“Your dinner v. you’re dinner: One leaves you nourished, the other leaves you dead. Correct grammar: It saves lives.”

I hope you enjoyed these funny grammar and punctuation memes!

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“You’re means you are. Your means your.”

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