Laziness has won!

Another piece from the UK Guardian on how the Apostrophe Protection Society has finally given up the unequal struggle!

About adrianstenton

Adrian Stenton is a PhD candidate at Leiden University Centre for Linguistics and is currently investigating number concord in the species noun phrase. Adrian is part of the project Bridging the Unbridgeable: linguists, prescriptivists and the general public, which is supervised by Prof Ingrid Tieken-Boon van Ostade.
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1 Response to Laziness has won!

  1. I just gave a like, but that was only for the post itself. So the apostrophe is on the way out, and prescriptivists have given up their rear-guard battle. Is that a good or a bad think, I’d like to know? What do readers of this blog think? Perhaps, Adrian, we could do a poll on this?

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