the English You Will Ever Need
The English language is constantly evolving, both the words we use and the rules
that control the usage of those words. Therefore, it is impossible to ever have a definitive grammar guide, or, if you
will, a Complete Guide of American English. And that’s our excuse.
Word of the Every So Often
(noun) the light reflected off a surface, usually that of a planet or moon, measured on a scale of zero to one, zero
being completely non-reflective (such as black), and one being completely reflective (such as a mirror). Sir, we're
going to have to ask you to put on your hat. The albedo off of your head is disturbing the other fans.
Wednesday, July 29, 2015
6:50 am pdt
How to tell if your DVD has been pirated...
Wednesday, July 8, 2015
11:47 am pdt
You'd think somebody at the company this guy works
for -- after all, he is the general manager -- or somebody at the company that he's giving his testimonial for would know
somebody, who knows somebody, who knows that it's I before E except after C.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
12:20 pm pdt
Why isn't "vacuum" spelled "vacwm"?