Tag Archives: language

The importance of spelling and grammar

<Warning! I let my snob flag fly a bit in this post.> I value the importance of spelling and grammar. I would consider myself quite the pedant in this regard. However, I would also acknowledge that I am only human … Continue reading

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Let’s Introspect

Recently, I’ve been reflecting on my life and who I am and the choices I’ve made.  I “borrowed” the title for this post from one of the interactions available to my Sim in Sims Social (Facebook game).  It seemed apt … Continue reading

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Universal Language

I believe that music transcends language.  I have a particular fondness for listening to well known English language songs being sung in other languages. Yesterday, Katie correctly guessed “Por el camino del desierto / El viento me despeina / Sube … Continue reading

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WTF!

Wednesday Thursday Friday! What The F–k! I swear.  No, really I do! This is not news to anyone who knows me well.  This should not even be news to readers of this blog (cf. No.5 of Seven Phrases I’m Known … Continue reading

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New insults

I have a fascination with language.  I am a keen student of spelling and grammar.  I freely state that I don’t know it all and I’m sure I make mistakes. I love the sounds of some words and how some … Continue reading

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