When shopping, there are times when bad English doesn’t really matter. Take greengrocers, for example; I routinely grumble and scoff… Read more Is it pedantic to expect correct English from a company that wants to charge £7,000 for a delicate medical procedure?
The Pet Peeves thread of the writers’ forum I frequent has now been going strong for an astonishing four months… Read more Too posh to swear: and getting a warm glow in Waitrose
Following my rant about the illiterate racist (see previous blog), I had a more gentle laugh at some comical mis-spellings… Read more Rhubub, Shephards Pie and why journalists are rubbish at sums
Like most journalists, I love to see mis-spellings and grammatical aberrations in the public domain: it gives us the chance… Read more Circumcision, mis-spellings and “imergrants” taking our jobs