(james benedict brown) on the road

Parlez-vous anglais (royaume-uni)?

Posted in Posts by James Benedict Brown on 18 November, 2008

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Pictured above, a genuine screengrab from Facebook seen today. More salt in the wound of those who seem vaguely upset that American software corporations a) distinguish between American English, Australian English, Canadian English and (errrrr) English English); and that b) assume the latter three are inferior to the first.

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  1. Carol Monfrooe said, on 19 November, 2008 at 23:44

    Hmmmm. This reminds me of the time in Vermont when the older gentleman farmer looked at my sister in law and I and stated
    “You speak English like us not like the rest of the country.” Hmm now how can a Midwest Scandinavian influenced Minnesotan speak good New England English? Go figure there are still folks from Mississippi and Alabama not to mention Louisiana that I don’t understand. Of course I might have the funny accentl

  2. Carol Monfrooe said, on 19 November, 2008 at 23:46

    James, no commas, run on sentences and sorry bad typing…I am sorry.


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