None of the children was injured...
By DAVID OWENS and CHLOE MILLER
Two reporters who cannot conjugate one verb.
posted on 07/01/2013 4:16:15 PM PDT
(There can be no Victory without a fight and no battle without wounds.ca)
Both options are acceptable in this sentence. This is true because the meaning of ‘none’ here may be construed as either “not one” or “not any”.
The authors chose the “not any” meaning and are perfectly correct to have done so.
posted on 07/01/2013 5:58:11 PM PDT
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