Sorry, I should have quoted the post I was referring to - I mean the one about the painting.
I'm not a teacher, but I write for a living. Please don't ask me about 2nd conditionals, but I'm a safe bet for what reads well in (American) English.
- I said 'break the tie', which I did with words. You could do it with punctuation; in speech, you could do it with a pause.
Last edited by 5jj; 02-Dec-2012 at 18:30. Reason: minor typo