As the years go by, I find it interesting to listen to the dumbing-down of the English language and “Hey”, as a means of greeting each other in lieu of “Hello” or “Good morning” or some other form of understandable communication has been put on my list of peeves.
We are becoming a bunch of inarticulate burpers who are too lazy to form anything other than an unintelligible grunt when we meet another burper, so “Hey!” is now a pet peeve.
Do you agree? Does it matter to you? Express you opinion. Send a comment
“GOTTA GO, NOW!”
This is a tougher assignment that you might, at first, think. Be careful.
What is wrong with the expression, “Gotta go, now!“?
What is the correct informal expression that should be used?
What is the grammatically correct expression that really should be used?
The word for today is “rapturous“.
What part of speech is “rapturous“?
What other parts of speech can be made from “rapturous“?
Define “rapturous” and use it in a sentence.
CORRECTIONS & EXPLANATIONS
Corrections and explanations for this week’s entries will be posted Sunday.