Fewer errors would be good

Fewer mistakes on the Yahoo! front page would be a good thing. The editors might start here with the word fewer:

When it comes to choosing between less and fewer, consider if the quantity involves distance, money, or time. If it does, use less: less than four miles, less than four dollars, and less than four years.

One Response to “Fewer errors would be good”

  1. IT’S-IT: a rant about ice cream and grammar « Audrey Kalman Says:

    […] Write – Focused on Web sites. I did a double-take on the entry for April 12 (“fewer” vs. “less”) because it’s something I thought I knew and […]


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