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It’s ‘underway,’ and it’s no big deal

It’s ‘underway,’ and it’s no big deal

AP caused a minor flap last week by declaring “underway” to be one word in all uses. The editors of the AP Stylebook made the announcement at a copy editors conference, and the reaction was grumble, grumble, grumble, fine. For years, newspaper copy editors have dutifully separated “under” and “way” with a space, because AP […]