It's your language. You use it every day. You should strive to master it. My late mother, a 27-year, graduate-level professor of English, embedded that in my brain once upon a time. I’m not nearly as smart as she was, but I’m sharp enough to recognize that the vast majority of native-born Americans can’t speak or write English worth a lick.
Tuesday, January 22, 2008
It's Raining - It's Pouring
"...Little bits of water..." -- Kristina de Leon, WOAI news, reporting on fog, 22 January, 2008