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Old 09-01-2012, 6:47 PM
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If you want to hear English spoken (and see it written) correctly, try working at the United Nations.

I worked there as an audio technician in the 1990's and the diplomats there impressed me with their command of the English language.

This is probably because many, if not most, of them attended the finest schools around the world. In addition, they know, more than most, that every word in these negotiated documents must be precise and that even small infractions of the language rules can COMPLETELY change the meaning of said documents.

Made me feel like a dunce, really.
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