Grammar

And the Bad Grammar Oscar goes to…Apostrophe Abuse

1st February, 2018

Last week, I was standing in a queue in a coffee shop behind a lady with her hair tied in a bun. On the back of her neck, she had […]

Me, Myself, and I: The Apprentice and the Reflexive Pronoun

28th November, 2016

What’s the most annoying thing about this year’s The Apprentice?Is it the candidates incessantly yelling over one another in an otherwise-deserted coffee shop?The fact that […]

Kate, Leo, and the Oxford Comma.

29th February, 2016

I was asked the other day if it’s OK to put a comma before the word ‘and’.Despite what you may have been taught in primary school, my answer […]