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A prescriptive attitude to grammar

February 27, 2009

You might find this article by Bruce Byfield—”Tech Writers, Grammar, and the Prescriptive Attitude”— interesting: http://www.techwr-l.com/node/688.

It also contains a potted history of the changes to grammar and language over the past few centuries.

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