Writing Hint #3 Prepositions and conjunctions
My wife and I usually agree on most things. There is one matter on which we often clash swords – in a friendly way I might add.
My wife is adamant that it is very bad form to start sentences with a conjunction. I must admit to doing this on many occasions, usually for special effect. And it really riles her. But in my defence, I am not alone in using this writing style.
And this quote says it all:
“Prepositions are not for ending sentences with. And don’t start sentences with a conjunction.”