10 comments on “Split Infinitives by K J Rollinson

  1. Pingback: Split Infinitives by K J Rollinson | kathyrollinson

  2. Yes, I agree, on the whole, but sometimes splitting infinitives can also sound stilted. Take my last split infinitive in my blog (although I have said it ‘tongue in the cheek’) I think it sounds stilted.

  3. Trying to avoid split infinitives can lead to some interesting verbal contortions! They are much more obvious in the written word – but I know we do it all the time when we talk.

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