Monday, August 04, 2008

Shared Titles

‘From left: Chef Sammy Leo, Chef Gan Chee Lin, ... Chef Don Neville’ (New Paper on Sunday, 2 August 2008).

Where titles are common, they can be shared: ‘Chefs Sammy Leo, Gan Chee Lin, ... Don Neville’ is much better.

(Not a grammatical error, of course — just a stylistic point.)

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