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Comment: changing (Score 1) 425

by aahpandasrun (#48971319) Attached to: One Man's Quest To Rid Wikipedia of Exactly One Grammatical Mistake
English is constantly changing. If everyone through history was a grammar nazi, we'd still be speaking some proto-germanic language. One recent English change in the last 100 years: switching from using "they started to walk" to "they started walking", which used to be considered incorrect grammar.

"You show me an American who can keep his mouth shut and I'll eat him." -- Newspaperman from Frank Capra's _Meet_John_Doe_

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