Steven Pinker: ‘Many of the alleged rules of writing are actually superstitions’ | Books | The Guardian

Bad English has always been with us, but clarity and style are far more important than observing dusty usage diktats

Source: Steven Pinker: ‘Many of the alleged rules of writing are actually superstitions’ | Books | The Guardian

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