Thursday, 25 November 2010

The Australian 24th November, 2010

Doesn't Glenn Stevens have "the task of denying":

and is the government(ment) intending to deliver a curriculum to query its competence, or should there be a comma in that sentence:

and what happened to "ed" on the end of "accept":


  1. Yes yes and yeserty yes. Perhaps the author was aiming for the subjunctive* in the final text - "...back the government's bill in the Senate should it accept the ammendment." but then forgot half-way.

    * Isn't it? Once again I haven't got time to make sure.

  2. For the subjunctive, it might have to be 'might' instead of 'would'