PRESCRIPTIVISM

Erroneous Prescriptions

A Matter of Fashion

The Polemic Linguist

A passage from Sewer, Gas, and Electric by Matt Ruff eloquently demonstrates the problem of using too many adjectives.

HEMINGWAY vs FAULKNER

McCarthy’s Quotelessness

PAGES

ACADEMIC ENGLISH

OFFICIAL ENGLISH

CRAZY ENGLISH

STYLE HOMEPAGE (DRAFT)

CLICHES

HEDGING

WORD LEVEL FORMALITY

PARALLELISM

EYE DIALECT

Style, Tone, Mood

Clause Counting Exercise

Stylus

STYLE PANORAMA