College of Magics

Robyn Starkey rohina at shaw.ca
Wed Aug 27 20:13:40 EDT 2003


>For anyone who was curious - I am going to read the passage to my
>stylistics class to illustrate to them why they need to fully understand
>the rules of grammar.
>
>Robyn
>
>
>Except, presumably, split infinitives?

There's a lot of debate about them, actually. Also about my pet peeve - 
everyone/they instead of everyone/his or her.

Oh, were you suggesting I split an infinitive? But 'fully understand' so is 
a complex verb.

Robyn 
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