Thursday, July 28, 2016

Irrational Rules: Miniscule Mysteries of Grammar Demystified

In 42 Litigation No. 1 (Fall 2015), George Gopen deals with three controversial topics of grammar: (1) Can you split the infinitive? (2) When a comma or period follows a quote, should it be placed inside or outside the question mark? (3) Should you use the Oxford comma?

As usual, Professor Gopen’s answers are well-reasoned and accord with common sense. You can access the article here.

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https://lawprofessors.typepad.com/legal_skills/2016/07/irrational-rules-miniscule-mysteries-of-grammar-demystified.html

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