LumberJocks

Reply by MrRon

  • Advertise with us

Posted on Saw Stop Rant.

View MrRon's profile

MrRon

2848 posts in 1910 days


#1 posted 10-18-2011 05:42 PM

Ajosephg, I agree with you 100%. I too am bothered by poor English (except when English is obviously not the person’s native tongue). I see poor English used everywhere, not just on these forums; I see it on TV, newspapers, engineering documentation. Using bad English sends the wrong message to readers. It says “you are not important enough for me to make the effort”. I admit my English is not always perfect, but I make the effort by using spell check and other tools at my disposal. I do this because I want to communicate as clearly as I can, so others will understand me. Of all the subjects we learned in school, our native language is the most important. This is true in other countries as well. I’m not a language snob, but the English language is the most descriptive and beautiful. People everywhere are trying to destroy the language; from rappers to Ifone scripters. Why are you doing this? Sorry for the rant. This just happens to be my pet peeve.


DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase