On Fri, Jan 12, 2018 at 3:11 PM, Jason McIntyre <j...@kerhand.co.uk> wrote:
> hilariously, i just realised the apostrophe in the quote above is in the
> wrong place! maybe it should be "Burns Hog Weighing Method" ;)
I'd also like to note that while some people would do:
Burns' Hog Weighing Method
The following is also considered valid and correct:
Burns's Hog Weighing Method
In fact, the second method, using Burns's, is the first thing
mentioned in the first chapter of The Elements of Style by William
Strunk Jr. and E.B. White
Coincidentally, one of the three examples given is verbatim:
Burns's poems

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