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Old-Fashioned Grammar in a New Age?

Posted on September 10, 2015 at 2:00 PM Comments comments (1)

One of the biggest misconceptions of Grammar – English Grammar, at least – is that it is inflexible to the point that something always has to give and, often, shatter. Where modern speakers and writers embrace new ideas, coin neologisms and make verbs out of nouns by adding “ify” (and the like), grammarians, by nature, have to show extreme restraint, reserve and c...

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How Good is Your Grammar?...How Great is Your Need to Grasp Better Grammar?

Posted on September 10, 2015 at 10:05 AM Comments comments (0)

Grammar is a personal deal. No one likes being corrected on it. We like to be right, at least out in public.

 

We're in an era when we have the best chances of getting help with grammar. We also live in an age where convenience speak, advertising slang and textese have made many an elder shake his (or her!) head in dismay. We've come so far, but for what if we can't even describe where we'...

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Revisiting English Grammar

Posted on December 22, 2014 at 5:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Revisiting English Grammar comes to Winnipeg, Manitoba!


The R.E.G. team will be in Winnipeg in January to promote our book and movement.  Most notably, we shall be at McNally Robinson's The Atrium in Grant Park on Friday, 9th January 2015.  Please check out our link below:  

http://us1.campaign-archive1.com/?u=515d469ef147512b1e779e6a8&id=bc4a37ab15&e

We shall also be at the University of Manitoba and look forward to meeting many of you as ...

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