[Here also] the Hebrew term for “is granted assistance” uses a plural form, whereas [as above] the sole helper is the Holy One, blessed be He. The infinitive לטהר is also problematic. This is a transitive verb, implying that one also intends to ...
Painter of the Week: Millais. Today: The Black Brunswicker, 1860
 The painting was originally exhibited with the plural title The Black Brunswickers, but is most commonly known by the singular form of the title. (From wikipedia) John Everett Millais was an English painter and illustrator and one of the founders of ...
The hydra-headed monster: The discourse on corruption ignores the countless forms of evil
Between stripping the state and stripping nature, we create two gargantuan forms of extraction ... varieties of corruption to argue that corruption is a diverse domain with plural strategies and contexts. To hide it under a standardised label misleads ...
The love and lament of the Raja of Mahmoodabad
This is what has happened to the Raja of Mahmoodabad. After spending nearly half his life ... Has it been replaced by something that is richer more beautiful more plural? No, it is being replaced by the most superficial aspects of Western culture.
Grading teachers: Tone is part of the conspiracy of learning
But Mr. Stevens somehow made it personal, and that is why I can form the possessive singular ... training young writers in some key skills (even punctuating the possessive plural!), and hopeful that I’ve recruited, hired, and supported teachers whose ...