Monthly Archives: September 2012

COUGH IF YOU’VE HAD ENOUGH GRAMMAR

My last column on grammar brought out bouquets and brickbats, so I thought I would take another foray into the verbal jungle that includes “foray, foyer, fort, forte, and forte” among a plethora of other misused words, as well as … Continue reading

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GRAMMAR IS NOT THE LADY WHO MARRIED YOUR GRANDFATHER

In her famous Sonnet “How do I love thee …” Elizabeth Barrett Browning writes: How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.  I love thee to the depth and breadth and height My soul can reach, when feeling … Continue reading

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