Protectionism.ca - The economic theory of protectionism can find some of it's roots it these articles. Protectionism stress protecting local industries and jobs over global and free trade. Visit Protectionism.caInformational Site Network Informational
Privacy
    Home   Articles   Quiz Questions   Punctuation   Fiction Writing   News Writing   Lecturing

Speaking Writing Articles

Preposition
A preposition connects words, clauses, and sentences together...

Propriety
Propriety of style consists in using words in their proper se...

Indispensable Books
Homer, Dante, Cervantes, Shakespeare and Goethe. (The best...

Riseraise
These verbs are very often confounded. Rise is to move or pas...

Double Negative
It must be remembered that two negatives in the English langu...

Expressive Of Writer
Style is expressive of the writer, as to who he is and what h...

Good Conversation Conclusion
Good conversation, then, is like a well-played game of whis...

Furtherfarther
Further is commonly used to denote quantity, farther to denot...


ELLIPSIS




Common Stumbling Blocks - Peculiar Constructions - Misused Forms.

Errors in ellipsis occur chiefly with prepositions.

His objection and condoning of the boy's course, seemed to say the least,
paradoxical.

(The preposition to should come after objection.)

Many men of brilliant parts are crushed by force of circumstances and
their genius forever lost to the world.

(Some maintain that the missing verb after genius is are, but such
is ungrammatical. In such cases the right verb should be always
expressed: as--their genius is forever lost to the world.)





Next: THE SPLIT INFINITIVE

Previous: ATTRACTION



Add to del.icio.us Add to Reddit Add to Digg Add to Del.icio.us Add to Google Add to Twitter Add to Stumble Upon
Add to Informational Site Network
Report
Privacy
SHAREADD TO EBOOK