grammarize me: “re-nigged” – are you serious.

This isn't from an email I got, but from a web post I saw while reading about why people quit their jobs at Google - just out of curiosity. This almost made me swallow my gum: "they re-nigged on an offer" If she thinks that means what I think she thinks it means....Shaking. My. Head. … Continue reading grammarize me: “re-nigged” – are you serious.

new tag: grammarize me

I work in an office setting, and with that comes a lot of email. I spend at least a few minutes every day thanking the powers that be that I was born a reader, and that I have a fierce grasp of my native language. I spend at least half an hour every day reading emails … Continue reading new tag: grammarize me

Er mah gehrd

Hwaet! I'm very excited about this: http://britishlibrary.typepad.co.uk/digitisedmanuscripts/2013/02/beowulf-online.html Old English is still my favorite dead language, even though I'm WAY out of practice in translating it, which in college I did for fun first and credit second. Oh how I fell in love with medieval language. So to see pages from Beowulf is a big deal. … Continue reading Er mah gehrd