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.
Saturday, November 07, 2009
What the Ell?
"...and that is a very umbling..." - Rick Perry, again doing his best George Dubya impression, while discussing the recent shooting at Fort Hood, Texas.