Shakespeare was also being more than a bit sarcastic, given the character (Polonius) and the circumstances.
Gotta be either a televangelist or the pastor of a megachurch to make the big bucks. You, too, can have an empire the size of Billy Graham’s!
What we mean by “science” has existed for about 400 years. What existed before that would come under “fantasy,” which is both a popular and respected genre. Anyway, I was just making a small joke. I bet T-Rex could type pretty well, but he definitely can’t bowl.
Because most people couldn’t read and write back then?
There’s no “have went” in English. It’s “have gone.”
Starry Night is Prairie Scene? Well, why not, indeed.
Archie Andrews, not Andres. Andres would have been too “foreign” for American audiences when Archie was created.
Duncan — have you ever been an English teacher and had to realize how many people just can’t read? It’s pretty scary. 40% of Americans are functionally illiterate; they just CAN’T read and understand and follow written instructions.
So that’s how it happened.
I couldn’t agree more. The tax cuts alone will destroy our economy, sinking us into a depression the likes of which none of us have seen. And then things will get really bad.