Did one of Edgar Rice Burroughs’ fantasy novels change the meaning of the word ‘careen’?
Every so often, I see some English which strikes me as being odd or unusual. This time it […]
This little book puts the case against prescriptivist ‘grammars’, then offers some useful tips about a range of issues in ‘Standard English’.
We all have our peeves about language. But Andrew McMillen’s fascinating article about those who contribute to Wikipedia […]