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2017-01-16 General Writing and Grammar Help - I love novels by Ken Follett:

Dear Paolo:    Which of the following sentences is/are correct?    1) I love novels by Ken Follett.    2) I love Ken Follett's novels.    3) I love Ken Follett novels.    If all three are possible, do

2017-01-14 General Writing and Grammar Help - I can't help myself doing sthg - I can't help myself FROM doing sthg:

Dear Paolo:    Is it "I can't help myself doing something" or "I can't help myself FROM doing something"?    If both are possible, do they have the same meaning?    *** They are both possible, and they

2017-01-14 General Writing and Grammar Help - Agree on - agree with:

Dear Paolo:      Which of the following sentences is correct?    1) I don't agree ON this part of your answer.    2) I don't agree WITH this part of your answer.    If both are possible, do they mean the

2017-01-13 General Writing and Grammar Help - That vs. which:

As I've previously indicated, "which" is correctly used (only) when the clause it introduces is descriptive (not restrictive). Otherwise "that" is used. This rule is widely ignored, and in the UK--where

2017-01-13 General Writing and Grammar Help - RE: That vs. Which:

Dear Paolo:    Don't apologize.      Some time ago, I promised myself that I would no longer answer questions pertaining to "which or that."  Usually the question has to do with what situations call for

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