On 5/28/2014 2:28 AM, John Colvin wrote:
On Tuesday, 27 May 2014 at 21:40:00 UTC, Walter Bright wrote:
On 5/27/2014 2:22 PM, w0rp wrote:
I'm actually a native speaker of 25 years and I didn't get it at first. Natural
language communicates ideas approximately.

What bugs me is when people say:

   I could care less.

when they mean:

   I couldn't care less.


   If you think that, you have another thing coming.

when they mean:

   If you think that, you have another think coming.


At least the Queen and I agree on something!

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