"Apostraphe now..." Topic
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|stenicplus ||13 May 2013 7:35 a.m. PST|
I know it's at the heart of many of us here
| Editor in Chief Bill ||13 May 2013 7:53 a.m. PST|
|jpattern2||13 May 2013 8:01 a.m. PST|
Bill, you gotta fix that.
|Parzival||13 May 2013 8:43 a.m. PST|
No, Bill! The irony in the title is just too delicious.
|SECURITY MINISTER CRITTER ||13 May 2013 8:47 a.m. PST|
| John the OFM ||13 May 2013 8:50 a.m. PST|
| John the OFM ||13 May 2013 8:53 a.m. PST|
The first part of tyhe articel implied that those of us who use proper grammer and speling get the hot chicks.
Would that that was true, hainna?
| Pictors Studio ||13 May 2013 9:38 a.m. PST|
It is true. Check out the difference in genders in an English class vs. an engineering class.
| etotheipi ||13 May 2013 3:53 p.m. PST|
Grammarians argue it ensures clarity and elegance. For others, it is a series of archaic rules beloved of pedants, bearing little relation to how people really communicate.
poorly and with much misunderstanding?
|jpattern2||13 May 2013 6:06 p.m. PST|
A good writer doesn't enable the reader to understand.
He makes it impossible for the reader to MISunderstand.
|stenicplus ||14 May 2013 2:46 a.m. PST|
Still, think of the fun you've had!