Grammar Less — Editing without a gavel

gavel by Rumble PressGrammar sophistication is the focus of this episode, in which I argue for loosening the reins on the grammar rules and letting that horse run. But also: how intimate understanding of grammar structures can result in editing with a light touch, rather than a gavel.

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