Shawn L. Bird

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poem- dishes December 15, 2014

Filed under: Poetry — Shawn L. Bird @ 2:32 pm
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She’s

dishing out the gossip,

spreading the news,

telling tales

He’s

wagging tails,

reading the clues

washing dishes, cutting his losses

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You? January 17, 2012

Filed under: Pondering — Shawn L. Bird @ 8:04 pm
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“What do English teacher authors read for fun?” you ask.

Well,thanks for your curiousity! ;-P  We are full of interesting explorations of the literary and linguistic world.

Today, I’ve been pondering the development and usage of the second person pronouns in the English language…

Yes, really.

So, if you‘re curious about ‘you’ too, you might be interested in this interesting article by University of Toronto alumnus and current St Mary’s University professor, Sara Malton PhD:

http://homes.chass.utoronto.ca/~cpercy/courses/6361Malton.htm

 

 
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