[LINK] Digital Humanities Manifesto
jwhit at melbpc.org.au
Sat Jan 24 10:42:05 EST 2009
At 10:10 AM 24/01/2009, Andy Farkas wrote:
>Remember to never split an infinitive.
This is what caused the flub during Obama's oath.
"...shall faithfully execute..." is the designated phrase and
Roberts' grammar sense just wouldn't let him say it that way. There
was an article in the NYTimes that said the 'rule' against the split
infinitive was a myth anyway, but who knows.
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