|Posted on September 10, 2015 at 2:00 PM||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...Read Full Post »
|Posted on September 10, 2015 at 10:05 AM||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'...Read Full Post »
|Posted on January 25, 2015 at 10:55 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted on December 22, 2014 at 5:30 PM||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:
We shall also be at the University of Manitoba and look forward to meeting many of you as ...Read Full Post »