All posts tagged "split infinitive"
- The Infinitive Marker in English Grammar
Infinitive markers are function words that distinguish the base forms from the infinitive forms of English verbs. Function words are words...Grammatical FunctionAugust 25, 2013
- 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
- To Boldly Go Where Most English Speakers Have Gone Before: The Split Infinitive
To split the infinitive or to not split the infinitive, that is the question. Prescriptive grammars forbid the splitting of infinitives....English VerbsSeptember 28, 2011