MAKING US RALPH: Horny old loser Ralph Blewitt’s lengthy custodial sentence could starve Asian sex industry
Based on his own apparent admissions to the authorities, Blewitt appears to have engaged in a substantial fraud against the now-moderate led Australian Workers Union, for which one would reasonably expect a lengthy custodial sentence. Legal experts have ...
The Sentence as a Miniature Narrative
Each sentence, after all, has a distinct shape ... Constance Hale, a journalist based in San Francisco, is the author of “Sin and Syntax” and the forthcoming “Vex, Hex, Smash, Smooch.” She covers writing and the writing life at sinandsyntax.com.
Hale's 'Vex, Hex, Smash, Smooch' unpacks power of the verb
Her latest adventure into the dynamics of language, "Hex, Vex, Smash, Smooch: Let Verbs Power Your Writing," tackles ... She has one thing in mind: to help us create sparkling prose, sentence by sentence. "A simple sentence like a legendary power broker ...
What’s the Vex of Same-Sex?
Is the fight against same-sex marriage primarily one fought between religious groups and the gay community? Are there any issues that a secular society should consider in this fight? We have found at least eight negative sociological outcomes that could ...
A genuine test
(d) Bob is a defensive driver. Answer: Nobody drives at 60 km per hour on the highway 2. Identify the parts of speech in the following sentence: "Eric Williams was the first Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago." (a) Proper noun, who presided over ...