All posts tagged "split infinitive"
The Infinitive Marker in English Grammar
Infinitive markers are function words that distinguish the base forms from the infinitive forms of English verbs. Function words are words...Grammatical FunctionAugust 25, 2013
Linguistic Non-errors in the English Language
There is no shortage of prescriptive rules — rules about what to do and what not to do — for the...Prescriptive GrammarApril 25, 2013
To Boldly Go Where Most English Speakers Have Gone Before: The Split Infinitive
To split the infinitive or to not split the infinitive, that is the question. Prescriptive grammars forbid the splitting of infinitives....English AdverbsSeptember 4, 2011