Alternatives to Grammarly for all platforms with any license

  • LanguageTool

    Free proofreading tool for OpenOffice, LibreOffice, Firefox, and Chrome. Also available as a standalone application. Supports about 20 languages (on different levels)...

    • It does not correct the style of writing to a better way, it just corrects spelling and grammar. Guest • Oct 2017 • 10 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Too many false negatives and it doesn't help much with comma placement phirestalkerJul 2017 • 10 agrees and 7 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • I use the tool as Firefox for English and German. It works perfect. antoninslejskaOct 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • Since end of 2018 it has an browser extension that is on par with grammarly. It supports much more languages than grammarly. Mansampard01Jan 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • it is a great project and not spammy antorotoloJun 2016 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Hemingway Editor

    Hemingway App makes your writing bold and clear. The Hemingway Editor for Mac and PC highlights common errors. Use it to catch wordy sentences, adverbs, passive voice...

    • Grammarly asked for the type of paper while this one just assumes and don't alow changes that may influence for the paper is reconceived Guest • Nov 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • The same good suggestions, so nobody can compete with FREE ;-) Guest • Oct 2017 • 3 agrees and 13 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows Web

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  • ProWritingAid

    Whatever your level of writing, ProWritingAid will help you achieve new heights. Exceptional writing depends on much more than just correct grammar. You need an editing...

    • All the functionality of Grammarly at a better price Guest • Dec 2016 • 6 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It has a lot of functions that is even more than Grammarly Guest • Aug 2017 • 5 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It work simmilar as a service. But it doesn't has a browser extension. The styling help is probably better than grammarly. Mansampard01Jan 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Web Chrome Microsoft Office Outlook ... Safari Microsoft Office Word Google Drive - Docs Scrivener Apache OpenOffice Firefox

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    Linguistic search engine and contextualized translator. The final solution for your writing doubts! Search, compare, translate, learn and get inspired.

    Freemium $ $ $ Windows Web icon
  • Slick Write

    Slick Write is a powerful, free tool that makes it easy to check your writing for grammar and spelling errors, potential stylistic mistakes, and other features of...

    • It shows you what you need to change, how to change it and how your work reads. Guest • Mar 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It has a great structure and is very simple to use whilst being completely free. Guest • Aug 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • It has not only spell and grammar check, but also structure, vocabulary, flow, statistics, and more. And it's free, which is great. Guest • Feb 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • Typely

    Typely is precise. Existing tools for improving prose raise so many false alarms that their advice cannot be trusted. Instead, the writer must carefully consider whether...

    • While it does everything Grammarly does for free, it's slow and a bit bulky. Some of the features it has are just for show and not functionality. It's a bit odd but with enough time can get the job done. Guest • Dec 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Web

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  • Grammar Checker Academic

    This is a grammar checker that correct mistakes in your writing. English Grammar Checker Are you trying to write that perfect essay for school? Do you need to have...

    Freemium Web Android iPhone iPad

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  • Ginger

    Ginger Keyboard is the world’s first smartphone keyboard to offer advanced writing tools, including live as-you-type proofreading, alongside standard and advanced...

    • Ginger is incapable of checking for plagiarism. Also, it cannot review an entire paper at the same time. Guest • Jun 2015 • 13 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Grammarly corrects sentence structure as well as advanced grammar errors. Ginger appears only for spellcheck and quick emoji placement Guest • May 2016 • 10 agrees and 10 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • this a keyboard not a proofreading tool Guest • Jul 2016 Disagree   Agree
    • I think it is way better, because it is free Guest • Mar 2017 • 8 agrees and 8 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Windows Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet ... iPad

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  • Druide Antidote

    Whether you’re writing a letter or an email, a simple click of a button will open some of the most comprehensive and useful language resources ever created.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux iPhone iPad

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  • Grammarian PRO2

    Grammar, Spelling, Punctuation, Phrase Usage, Dictionary, Thesaurus, AutoCorrect, AutoType, Readability, Sentence Analysis, Statistics Analysis, Interactive Checking...

    • Flawless on the Mac. Built specifically for the Mac. Grammar checking is superior to Grammarly. Works directly on documents. Accuracy is superior. Guest • May 2018 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • A real Mac app. Not a browser add-on. Guest • Dec 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Commercial Mac Web Microsoft Office Word

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  • Writefull

    Get feedback on your writing by checking your text against databases of correct language.

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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  • Proofread Bot

    Proofread Bot checks your writing for grammar, style, spelling, statistic and plagiarism issues and gives recommendations to improve your writing. The tool gives you a...

    • No crappy Sign-up process. Directly checks for mistakes. Bye Grammarly. Guest • Jun 2017 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • checks your grammer,but dosnt rephrase Guest • Feb 2017 Disagree   Agree

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Grammarly Comments

Comment by Awfki
about Grammarly · Oct 2017 · Helpful Not helpful 11 Helpful Report as spam

Not a review, just an observation. The legal dept of my employer looked at Grammarly in mid-2017 and decided that the legal protections in their license were inadequate so it's no longer an approved app here.

Comment by adampeterson1
about Grammarly · Jul 2017 · Helpful Not helpful -2 Helpful Report as spam

great to check not only spelling but syntax errors. Thanks