The Leonard Lopate Show Edit this Published in The Leonard Lopate Show Patricia T. O'Conner Listen 32 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe width="600" height="130" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" src="//www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=json/58412"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Word maven Patricia T. O'Conner answers your grammar questions. Her new book is Origins of the Specious: Myths and Misconceptions of the English Language.