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I have never seen you use an unnecessary word.

Yesterday would have been the 113th birthday of EB White. He is probably best known for one of two enduring classics: Charlotte's Web, or (as the reviser and co-author of the widely-used English language style guide, Strunk & White's) The Elements of Style. [more inside]
posted by Mezentian on Jul 12, 2012 - 54 comments

This post is very stylish.

For the last 50 years, grammar and style have been learned from The Elements of Style. That's not necessarily a good thing.
posted by jacquilynne on Apr 11, 2009 - 117 comments

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