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.
Wednesday, October 22, 2008
I never fancied Fort Stockton, Texas the Mecca of intellect and higher learning, but this is ridiculous. Writer/reporter/whatever Roma Vivas authored this piece of work. I don’t think she knows the difference between commas and periods; and that’s just the tip of the iceberg, as you’ll see when you read the story.
Here’s a link to the story. Pictures follow in case someone at NW9 gets ejakated beefour u reed this.