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66 / m / Straight Leipzig, Germany
Teachers of English shouldn't be confined to the American or
British kind but to the best spelling, style, or usage that's to be
found. The more I discover of Noah Webster, the more I think he
made a mess of things. And that he had great influence on the
American English that became established after the Revolution seems
suspicious to me. Luckily, his original aims were diluted by his
associates, who seem to have come to have seen how silly they
What's wrong with this comment?
He was sensible in some ways though. His contention that the
British establishment had made a mess of the English language is
somewhat correct. But he may have been better-connected than he
admitted to be: and, as a member of the US establishment, was able
remove layers of understanding from the language. He is like a
clever recording artist, whose cover-versions do so well that some
inspired original ones get almost lost
Quirky spelling can serve a purpose. To begin to understand that
may take ages. It can connect us with unwritten histories. And it's
not to be dismissed
103 / m / Straight Woburn, Massachusetts
Would you consider Rod Stewart a clever recording artist? Or
perhaps a clever businessman.
How many thousands of other people's songs has this
coal-throated "singer" committed vivisection upon. And how many
hundreds, or thousands, of millions of dollars has he amassed as
unjust rewards for his crimes against musicality?
Mr Stewart, who appears to be less tall than his
partner, seems strangely elegant beside her. Beyond that, our
Rod's a philosopher-bod
I find absolutely nothing interesting, let alone humorous, about
or from this wooden-headed idiot.
Other than his accurate referring to himself as an
43 / f / Straight London, United Kingdom
was able TO remove layers of understanding from the
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