Is A Split Infinitive Still A Grammar Mistake In Writing? – Written By Derek Haines

Derek Haines once more provides us with excellent writing advice, this time in grammar and writing. Thank you so much, Derek!


Almost every style guide will tell you should avoid the split infinitive.
But is this generalized rule always valid?

We all know the famous Star Trek example of breaking the rule: to boldly go where no man has gone before.

It would sound awkward if I applied good English grammar. My grammar checker correction says it should read: to go where no man has gone before boldly.

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