Episode 61: Photography (Part 1)

For the next three weeks we are taking a holiday from our usual conversations concerning language and usage points to talk about photography, one of Paul Brians’ great interests. We sprinkle in a few terms worth knowing along the way.

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Episode 60: The Language of the Streets (Part 2)

This week we conclude our discussion of streets, avenues, boulevards, and other thoroughfares.

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Episode 57: Apostrophes (Part 2)

This week on the podcast we continue our discussion of the apostrophe, this time focusing on possessives.

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“Apostrophes,” on the Common Errors in English Usage Web site
“Expressions with Apostrophes,” a blog post by Paul Brians
A blog post on its/it’s—are there three common errors to talk about here?

The possessive apostrophe his origin