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Post Scripts: Do you think English is easy?

Posted By Stith, Bertie On June 20, 2012 @ 4:09 pm In Opinion | No Comments

This has been around awhile, but I thought it has some pretty good things to think about.

Let’s face it: English is a crazy language.  There is no egg in eggplant, nor ham in hamburger; neither apple or pine in pineapple.  English muffins weren’t invented in England or french fries in France.  We take English for granted.  But if we explore its paradoxes, we find that quicksand can work slowly,

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