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The man of whom we speak

There’s at least one person who writes for a living, but has only a tenuous grasp of English grammar. Of course, the man of whom we speak is the Yahoo! Sports writer responsible for this:


Between you and me, this sucks

Just between you and me, when I read something like this I have to wonder if English is the writer’s first language:

And then I wonder what the heck the editor was doing before this was published on Yahoo! 85 more words


One day, Joe had an awkward conversation with the Lt. in charge of his unit. He annoyed Lt. Jergins by asking a perfectly legitimate question. Lt. 252 more words


I am more than my relationship to a man.

Why I don’t want to be referred to as someone’s sister/mother/wife/daughter/etc.

I just finished reading a story about a man who stood up for a woman on a train. 246 more words

Incorrect Grammar

I Will Be Honest

I’ve decided that I will not lie to my (future) children.

I imagine that everyone nods in agreement. It seems like such a simple thing, doesn’t it? 516 more words

Incorrect Grammar

Blog Entry #3 - Don't Write Like How You Talk

When you talk to your friends, do you sometimes talk in slang or incorrect grammar? I do. I don’t talk in a lot of slang or incorrect grammar, but I use it when needed or when I am being grammatically lazy. 834 more words