Uncle Bob

Joined: April 13, 2011

Number of comments posted: 2

Number of votes received: 43

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Re: want it that way  •  April 13, 2011, 8:57pm  •  0 vote

I think it could be safely said that the rules of spoken and written grammar are only loosely applied to lyrics and poetry, often in favor of common or colloquial phrasing, accentual verse or rhyme.

Re: Pled versus pleaded  •  April 13, 2011, 8:06pm  •  43 votes

Here hear! I hearded the shifted use of the passeded tense, too. And I don'ted liked it then, and I still don't likeded it now. To my ears, it sounded do much like an "Ebonics" form of translation.