The Periodic Fable of the Elements of Style


A new commemorative edition of Strunk and White’s The Elements of Style has been published. Not all critics of the work have remained passive. Geoffrey K. Pullum pulls no punches in “50 Years of Stupid Grammar Advice” in The Chronicle Review.

Published in: on April 13, 2009 at 9:45 am  Comments (1)  

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  1. For a contrary opinion, see Andrew Ferguson’s ‘Elements’ At 50 in the Weekly Standard.

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