The punctuation enforcer

March 31, 2004
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Reuters reports on a U.K. writer who is defending those apostrophes with her last breath.

2 Responses to The punctuation enforcer

  1. KP on March 31, 2004 at 10:13 am

    A woman after my own heart! :o) Fabulous link, Tom. I think I need to start a new self-help group for certain factions… Apostrophes Anonymous – and that would NOT be Apostrophe’s Anonymous, of course.

  2. paulwiggins on March 31, 2004 at 7:50 pm

    Truss, who says she is a stickler for accuracy and not an obsessive pedant, thinks the English have lost touch with the language they invented and gave to the world.
    That pedantry accusation is the first resort of scoundrels.