In Reply to: The King's English posted by Gary Martin on April 22, 2010 at 15:04:
: : I thought the origin of "The King's English" was King's English and it was the English used by a formwr poet laureate called King?
: Sorry, no. Not much more to say. England hasn't had a Poet Laureate called King - I suppose that's worth saying.
And a good number of England's kings haven't been English either...