Grammar

Is It OK When Passive Voice Is Used?

Is It OK When Passive Voice Is Used?

Even when you think you’ve got a handle on grammar, you might not realise how easy it is easy to unwittingly venture into lexical territory that would rile your freshman year English teacher. Certainly back in my college days, I had a few teacher’s assistants who would get on my…

It’s OK to Say ‘A Myriad Of’

It’s OK to Say ‘A Myriad Of’

Take a look at that photo above. Would you say that’s myriad dirty rubber duckies? Or do you see a myriad of dirty ducks? Up until recently, I would’ve avoided the question entirely by calling it something less controversial, like a shit-ton of old ducks. The former use has always…