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.
Sunday, February 14, 2010
I found this gem at the Product Reviews web site while checking out potential new computers. The reviewer is a native speaker of English, but you wouldn't know that by reading his writing.