Re: is this sentence correct?
That is a debate that will run for ever, and there will always be people who argue that grammar and dictionaries should reflect use rather than prescribe it.
Originally Posted by askaboutenglish
It may be true in some cases, but in my personal view of that argument is that it can be condensed to 'if enough people do it wrong, it becomes right', which to me doesn't make sense.
The bottom line is that using 'that' for defining and 'which' for non-defining is not dificult, so where is the benefit in incorrect use?
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