infinitive clause quotes

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One of the most important things, to my mind, in English style is word-order. For us, the most emphatic place in a clause or sente ...
Long ago I added to the true old adage of "What is everybody's business is nobody's business," another clause which, I think, more ...
English grammar is so complex and confusing for the one very simple reason that its rules and terminology are based on Latin--a la ...
Well, the wedding is over, the good folks are joined for better for worse--a shocking clause that!--'tis preparing one to lead a l ...
When I split an infinitive, God damn it, I split it so it will stay split.
Would you convey my compliments to the purist who reads your proofs and tell him or her that I write in a sort of broken-down pato ...
In the learned journal, in the influential newspaper, I discern no form; only some irresponsible shadow; oftener some monied corpo ...
The clause which lived twenty-four hours in the Alabama Constitution, granting to taxpaying women owning $500 worth of property th ...
A servant with this clause
Makes drudgery divine:
Who sweeps a room as for Thy laws
Makes that and th' action fine.
You can't fool me. There ain't no Sanity Claus!
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