erle

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Recent Comments

on: Em dash

Guess I'm out of date. My last post stated the "typographers...

on: There were/was an apple and an orange.

If you see "cold wind and an intermittent drizzle" together ...

on: Multi-disciplinary

Use single or double quotation marks consistent with whateve...

on: Em dash

Typographers in the US use no spaces. Hard and fast rules. A...

on: Off His Rocker

From http://www.briggs13.fsnet.co.uk/book/q%20&%20r.htm. Loo...

on: Potboiler

http://www.quinion.com/words/qa/qa-pot1.htm Michael Quini...

on: Went to extremes

I tried to find a bit more about the origin of "went to extr...

on: In and of itself

It's an expensive book ($35 to $40 US), but _The American He...

on: Perturb vs. Disturb

American Heritage, Microsoft Encarta, Chambers--all of these...

on: Decades

Tom (the no email Tom) and PeriodButtons, please note. _The ...

on: Taking sides

Sorry, kortazone, "I'm taking sides with Kelly" is what most...

on: Matching the tense

Much of what's posted here has to do with idiom, not necessa...

on: Value

Context is absent, but I'd say, "It has value" means "It is ...