All posts tagged "marooned preposition"
- Linguistic Non-errors in the English Language: Grammar Rules to Only Sometimes Follow
Many well-meaning but misinformed grammarians and language purists argue in favor of prescriptive grammatical rules. The English language has no shortage...InformationApril 25, 2013
- With or Without a Complement: The Form and Function of Prepositions
“Prepositions are not words to end sentences with” reads the joke commenting on a prescriptive grammar rule for prepositions. According to...English P-wordsNovember 27, 2011