Modern English Usage Revisited

Last December in A Fairer Fowler we noted Liam Julian’s favorable review of David Crystal’s new edition of H.W. Fowler’s classic A Dictionary of Modern English Usage in the Hoover Institution’s Policy Review.

Here’s another take on the same work from the Toronto Globe and Mail’s Warren Clements in “The Great Prescriptivist”.

Published in: on March 29, 2010 at 1:15 pm  Leave a Comment  

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