Sometime musician, failed linguist, freelance publisher, geeky editor, and editorial geek. User of serial commas and holder of opinions. Progressive, leftist, rationalist, humanist, all-round Enlightenment boy, and proud of it. Enjoys gin, argument, and more gin.

A near-minimal pair

31 January 2011

Apologies for the delay in updating. I said that I would post content on some of my research themes, but... View Article

The old man tuts …

19 January 2011

The old man tuts to indicate disagreement. I’d already encountered this once, briefly, when discussing the procedure for getting my... View Article