But it doesn't alliterateSubmitted by Karl Hagen
The Scop's OrationSubmitted by Karl Hagen
Who knew that Beowulf came from London?Submitted by Karl Hagen
Ides aglæcwifSubmitted by Karl Hagen
I do want to point out that my remarks were paraphrased (as is fairly common with journalists), and so there are a few places where what I intended may not have been rendered quite accurately.
Oh Frabjous Day!Submitted by Karl Hagen
No, your high school English teacher was not omniscientSubmitted by Karl Hagen
Favorite grammar poemsSubmitted by Karl Hagen
One day the Nouns were clustered in the street. An Adjective walked by, with her dark beauty.
Another College Board ErrorSubmitted by Karl Hagen
The May 2007 SAT. Section 6, question 24 has the following question:
After the uprising of October 10, 1911, that has led to the establishment of a Chinese republic, many Chinese Americans decided to return to China in hopes of a bright future there. No error
Do you see the problem?
The diagram as an aesthetic objectSubmitted by Karl Hagen
The constituency problem, as Jangari correctly noted, concerns the prepositional phrase "with the solemn precision of scientists articulating chemical equations." The original diagramming indicates that the "we" of the sentence are learning with precision, but it seems much more natural to assume that it is the diagramming that occurs with precision. In other words, the PP modifies diagram, not learned.