Emmy J. Favilla

BuzzFeed and author of “A World Without Whom: The Essential Guide to Language in the BuzzFeed Age”

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Senior commerce editor for BuzzFeed.

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When it comes to writing, there have been lots of rules -- you probably had to study Strunk and White’s “The Elements of Style” at some point.

Grammar rules for a new world

When it comes to writing, there have been lots of rules -- you probably had to study Strunk and White’s “The Elements of Style” at some point.

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