Category Archives: It’s the way you say it

Is this how Richard III sounded?

Hot on the heels of digging up the last Plantagenet King of England, researchers are now speculating on what he sounded like.  From the writings and miss-spellings from a couple of his letters, they suggest “he may have talked with … Continue reading

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Reading Menus

I usually read menus with a mixed feeling of dread and excitement: I know there are going to be some terrible grammatical errors, which I hate; but I also know I have a pen in my pocket, and will fix … Continue reading

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It’s the way you say it!

But it still annoys me! Pregnant pauses…. dramatic pauses…. do you you really think I’m really that interested in what you’re saying that I’m…. hanging…. on…. your…. every….. word? Most of the time, not.  I’m letting you speak because I’m … Continue reading

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