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Where shall we look for standard English but to the words of a standard man?
This unlettered man's speaking and writing are standard English. Some words and phrases deemed vulgarisms and Americanisms before, ...
If we lived in a democratic state our language would have to hurtle, fly, curse, and sing, in all the common American names, all t ...
This seems a long while ago, and yet it happened since Milton wrote his Paradise Lost. But its antiquity is not the less great for ...
Having behind us the producing masses of this nation and the world, supported by the commercial interests, the labor interests, an ...
The apparent rulers of the English nation are like the imposing personages of a splendid procession: it is by them the mob are inf ...
Even the most incompetent English actor, coming on the stage briefly to announce the presence below of Lord and Lady Ditherege, gi ...
Here tulips bloom as they are told;
Unkempt about those hedges blows
An English unofficial rose;
dreams happy as her day;
And laughter, learnt of friends; and gentleness,
In hearts at peace, under an English heaven.
English grammar is so complex and confusing for the one very simple reason that its rules and terminology are based on Latin--a la ...
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