A Half-Century Of 'Stupid Grammar Advice' Linguist Geoffrey Pullum won't be celebrating the 50th anniversary of Strunk and White's The Elements of Style. In his recent article for the Chronicle of Higher Education, he writes that the guide has "significantly degraded" American students' grasp of grammar.

A Half-Century Of 'Stupid Grammar Advice'

A Half-Century Of 'Stupid Grammar Advice'

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Linguist Geoffrey Pullum won't be celebrating the 50th anniversary of Strunk and White's The Elements of Style.

In his recent article for the Chronicle of Higher Education, he writes that the guide has "significantly degraded" American students' grasp of grammar.