Monthly Archives: February 2006

Cleaning up grammar

I received an e-mailed note from a reader who was very distressed about a blog on another newspaper site that… Read more »

Neither world

When you use the conjunctions “neither … nor” in the subject of a sentence or clause, you should make the… Read more »

Use or usage?

A reader asks about “use” and “usage,” having noticed both “tobacco use” and “tobacco usage” in writing. She wonders why… Read more »