All Blog Posts Tagged 'english' (3)

Prepositions

It recently dawned on me that although the English language has around 1,000,000 words, only about 150 - 170 of those words are categorized as prepositions. To wit:

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Added by Andy Hoke on June 4, 2014 at 4:30am — 28 Comments

Quantum Dreams: From Philosophy to Physics and the Space in Between

Hi, my name is Shine--for the purposes of delicious Internet anonymity--and I want to major in English with a minor in Physics.



Unfortunately, I am not sure if this combination is even available at my university; to be honest, I’m embarrassed to ask my advisor. “Hello,” I will say as my fingers uncontrollably fidget with an indeterminate angst, “may I please change my minor from philosophy to physics?”



Am I really prepared for the potential mix of hilarity and condemnation… Continue

Added by Shine on October 5, 2010 at 2:30am — 7 Comments

underline the bible

When someone writes about the bible, isn't it suppose to be either underlined or in italic since it is a book, going by grammer rules?

Added by Silenus on April 26, 2010 at 4:02pm — 4 Comments

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