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Subject:  Re: Drank or Drunk? Date:  1/24/2022  7:13 PM
Author:  knighttof3 Number:  15340 of 15365

But Americans are not very fussy about their grammar.

Sheila:
SOME Americans—not all, thank goodness!! ;-)

TBH I put it down to cultural differences. Americans are pretty smart as a people (stereotypes notwithstanding). They are just not brought up to regard correct grammatical speech to be as important as other cultures think. They are very practical people - if the other person understands you then you have done your job of communicating.
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