[Ads-l] The NYT: comma > semi-colon

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Mon Nov 7 08:52:13 UTC 2016

On Sat, Nov 5, 2016 at 6:37 PM, Barretts Mail <mail.barretts at gmail.com>

> standard usage

What is the definition of "standard usage" that has any real-world
application to a living language?

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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