Topic: Mark Liberman
A newspaper account of a 14-inning ball game makes a point about irregular verbs.
The president's diction can shift as he moves from one role to another. That's OK – but just don't say he's dropping his 'g's.'
05/20/2011 04:06 pm
It's an idiom that means one thing for waiters and another thing for wonks.
02/01/2008 12:00 am