Posted by Hyacinth Bucket on April 04, 2003
In Reply to: Re: Phatic speech and language bullies posted by Kit on April 01, 2003
: : : : Here's a link to an interesting article about language from the Canadian National Post. It ponders split infinitives, phatic speech and other sins of non-strandard English.
: : : : "I used to be a language bully. When I was in university, my friends and I thought attacking everything that came out of people's mouths..."
: : : I've also heard "language snot."
: : You say this like it's a bad thing? *grin*
: I agree with TheFallen, what is wrong with speaking correctly? (Or did I use bad grammer in that question?)....
As I said to Sheridan only the other day, "We must maintain standards"