Using Nor : When, How, and Why to Use It | Grammar Girl

3 Ways to Use nor – wikiHow

How to Use nor. The word nor is a negative conjunction. Typically, you’d use nor in a pair with the word neither, but there are also a few other ways to use it. Follow neither with nor. Usually, nor follows neither in the…

Conjunctions – Using nor in a list without neither – English …

Although the classic rule is to use neither and nor together, Grammar Girl writes: “Nor” doesn’t necessarily have to appear in a sentence with the word “neither.” “Nor” can start a sentence. … It would be incorrect to use an “or” anywhere in that sentence—or to leave out either case of “nor.”

Word choice – Should I use ‘or’ or ‘nor’? – English Language & Usage …

If the two options are negative (neither this nor that) then use nor. Otherwise, use or. Your example sentence can be reworded to read, This document covers neither the SDK interfaces nor any other reference material. NOTE: In my experience, Word’s grammar checker is mediocre at best. It has a …

The Word Nor in Example Sentences – Page 1

Study vocabulary in context. Many of the sentences have audio, too.

How to Use Either, Neither, Or, and Nor Correctly – The Write Practice

My mother emailed me last week to ask if she was using the word “nor” correctly, which brings us to today’s post: the use of either or and neither nor.

Use nor in a sentence | nor sentence examples

How to use nor in a sentence. Example sentences with the word nor. nor example sentences.

Neither, neither … nor and not … either – English Grammar Today …

We can use not … either to mean ‘also not’, but we do not change the word order of the auxiliary or modal verb and subject: A: I haven’t ever tasted caviar. B: I haven’t either. (or Neither have I./Nor have I.) A: I didn’t see Lesley at the concert. B: I didn’t either. (or Neither did I./Nor did I.) In informal speaking, we often say me  …

Is It Proper English To Use The Word ‘Nor’?

I keep getting corrected by one my professors on my use of the word nor. He tells me it is not a proper English word and therefore should be avoided. Can anyone tell me if this is true and where can I find more information on this. I can listen to my professor and just watch out for this word. However, I am …

Can you use ‘nor’ without ‘neither’? – Quora

Originally Answered: Can you use the word nor without the word neither? Occasionally, in poetry, nor is used in place of neither, so that you have two nors in the sentence. Day after day, day after day, We stuck, nor breath nor motion; As idle as a painted ship. Upon a painted ocean. (Coleridge, The Rime of the Ancient …