mrshawke

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Re: “His being chosen” vs. “His having been chosen”  •  June 8, 2010, 8:55pm  •  3 votes

@Except that said: “We were surprised that he was chosen as a headmaster.” ~~~~~~ While this option is clearer, it's actually passive voice since "we" are the receivers of the action "surprised,"

Re: “This is she” vs. “This is her”  •  April 11, 2009, 10:42pm  •  4 votes

"This is hers" would mean that the item belongs to her, not "this is her."

Re: Defining a proper noun  •  March 12, 2009, 6:25pm  •  0 vote

I don't think either of those terms requires capitalization, especially since we're talking about a Web site, on which these will likely be set apart stylistically with whatever style your links take.