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For grammar geeks: 'Grammar Revolution' the documentary

Be careful where you put that preposition. Prepositions, participles, who and whom and more are the focus of the new documentary "Grammar Revolution." The film was made by two former teachers, David and Elizabeth O'Brien, and completed with a $22,000 Kickstarter campaign. It's a feast for grammar geeks. The movie features a lineup of star grammarians, as much as there are star grammarians. They include Columbia University professor John McWhorter, author of "Our Magnificent Bastard Tongue: The Untold History of English"; Brad Hoover of the website Grammarly; Harvard linguist Steven Pinker, whose latest book is "The Sense of Style: The Thinking...

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