Monthly Archives: October 2010

Dates

My spelling is Wobbly. It’s good spelling but it Wobbles, and the letters get in the wrong places. – Winnie the Pooh The standard date format in Australian and UK English is Day Date Month, e.g. 30 October 2010 (not … Continue reading

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Conjunctions: Use of ‘although’ and ‘however’

Although Avoid starting a sentence with although, unless it is followed by a clause (another short ‘sentence’ containing a verb), e.g. He received no awards. Although he did a good job. – Incorrect  He received no awards. Although he did a … Continue reading

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