New "Dealing with eBay" FAQs are up
kamins at dogeared.com
Sat May 28 18:39:11 EDT 2005
On May 28, 2005, at 3:35 PM, Michael Stutz wrote:
>> "Hir" is part of a movement in certain modern schools of grammar to
>> eliminate the awkward "him/her" construct when the sex of the object
>> is indeterminate but the number is singular. But it is a bit
>> startling. I'll change it.
> What's wrong with Strunk & White?
I avoid wasted words whenever possible. :-D
What does Strunk & White recommend? (My copy is on another floor.)
- Scot Kamins
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