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Sin and Syntax by Constance Hale
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May 21, 2007

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I like the playful angle Hale takes with language, but her ranting language suggestions often add the prescriptive tone she claims to be trying to avoid.

Still, it far surpasses Strunk and White, and can be a good guide if used carefully.

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