Category Archive for: ‘Grammar and Usage’
Which is correct? Backyard, back yard, or back-yard?
Life is better when you abandon grammar snobbery. Here’s how you can do it without losing your passion for language.
We use the word “identify” differently from how we used to. In this post, I examine this example of the evolution of English.
Maybe it’s a sign that English speakers and writers are lazy, but we have a historic tendency to shorten long …
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Back Yard, Backyard, or Back-Yard?
How to Quit Being a Grammar Snob: Eight Vital Steps
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