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by gdwdwrkr
Mon Mar 13, 2006 1:03 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: What ever happened to what ever?
Replies: 1
Views: 1820

What ever happened to what ever?

Saying "whatever happened to..." makes no sense.
by gdwdwrkr
Thu Mar 09, 2006 10:21 am
Forum: Oh, and have you read...?
Topic: The Careful Writer
Replies: 7
Views: 2739

The Careful Writer

Erik, that's even better. Thanks.
by gdwdwrkr
Wed Mar 08, 2006 10:36 am
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: .. another chicken joke .. groan ........
Replies: 3
Views: 1941

.. another chicken joke .. groan ........

Why did the chicken cross the road?
To prove that it could be done.
Why did the groundhog cross the road?
To prove that it couldn't be done.
by gdwdwrkr
Wed Mar 08, 2006 10:31 am
Forum: Oh, and have you read...?
Topic: The Careful Writer
Replies: 7
Views: 2739

The Careful Writer

'The Careful Writer'
by Theodore M Bernstein
"A Modern Guide To English Usage"
Is worth reading if only because it
contains the line :
"What did you bring that book for me to be read to out of up for?"