Is this: 1 He did come home late yesterday. a sloppy variation of: 2 He came home late yesterday. because of poor editing under adverse writing conditions? Could the writer have ...
Today I was teasing a colleague of mine who keeps forgetting things. I said "You forgot because it's Friday today... Well, not that you would not forget any other day". I am not sure if it was ...
What is the negative form of "I used to be"? I often hear "I didn't used to be" but that sounds awfully wrong in my ears.