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Descriptivism Versus Prescriptivism

Posted by languageandgrammar on January 14, 2013

By Paul Yeager, author of Literally, the Best Language Book Ever and Weather Whys: Facts, Myths, and Oddities

This sounds more like the wars the erupt between descriptivists and prescriptivists to me: 4 Copy Editors Killed In Ongoing AP Style, Chicago Manual Gang Violence.

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One Response to “Descriptivism Versus Prescriptivism”

  1. Maggie said

    That article was shared at my work. I would fight to the death for the Oxford comma. :)

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