Episode 14: Style Changes for the New Year

Happy New Year! There are style changes for the Washington Post, and Paul Brians offers his own perspective.

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The Post drops the ‘mike’ — and the hyphen in ‘e-mail’ by Bill Walsh
mic/mike
email/e-mail
Internet/intranet
World Wide Web
company names with apostrophes
they/their (singular)
collective plural

 

 

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