A question from a dinner guest prompts a closer look at the nuances of ‘into’ and ‘in to.’
'Kiev' still makes sense as the way to refer to the troubled capital, but that may change.
People used to say, "It snew last night" or "It's snowen all week" – and not so long ago
From 1994 to 2001, The Christian Science Monitor's Howard LaFranchi ran the Mexico City bureau. Back in the city on a reporting trip, he counts the changes.
British-Chinese author Xiaolu Guo, who was selected by Granta Magazine as one of Britain's best young novelists and was recently shortlisted for the Orange Prize, criticized American literature and also expressed concern that literature has become too ‘storytelling-driven.’ 'All the poetry, all the alternative things, have been pushed away by mainstream society,' she said.