Struck dumb –
My latest Radio Times column

I’m sure you’ll remember how Craig compared my routine to a “paranormal phenomena”? In my Radio Times column this week, I’m contemplating giving Craig a taste of his own medicine as I’ve noticed his grammar needs some work.

He should have said paranormal phenomenon. ‘Phenomena’ would mean there had been more than one of them. In the same way, you have single criterion: many criteria. You cannot have “a phenomena”.

Read my column in full in this week’s Radio Times.

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