Tuesday, September 26, 2006

Reading

I forgot to mention that I'm enjoying dipping into Fowler's Modern English Usage, 2nd ed. (1965). Many entries quite amusingly dry.

3 comments:

blackbird said...

many thanks for your good wishes -
from your friends in Tuvalu...

Poppy Buxom said...

I love Fowler. And it has to be one of the old editions. In the more recent ones, he got too conciliatory. I like the curmudgeonly version.

Septuagent said...

Have you tried, "Eats shoots and leaves" ?