Monthly Archives: June 2012

AP Stylebook updates (6/13)

compliment, complement Complement is a noun and a verb denoting completeness or the process of supplementing something: The ship has a complement of 200 sailors and 20 officers. The tie complements his suit. Compliment is a noun or a verb … Continue reading

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AP Stylebook updates (6/08)

rack, wrack The noun rack applies to various types of framework; the verb rack means to arrange on a rack, to torture, trouble or torment: He was placed on the rack. She racked her brain.The noun wrack means ruin or … Continue reading

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