Stop asking people “How are you” – 10 wrong English and Corrections

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Most times people would prefer English language to mathematics, forgetting that English is very complicated. this is because, it changes as time goes on. I have been posting about corrections to wrong English language and will add more to the list, so do not forget to click on the follow button, to get notified of new posts from Vickygblog. those who love to (copy people’s work, be warned).

Below are some wrong English and Corrections 

Incorrect English

  1. The story is sweet
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Correction
The story is interesting

Incorrect English

  1. I want to cut my hair

Correction
I want to have my haircut

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Incorrect English

  1. How was your night

Correction
I hope you slept well

Incorrect English

  1. Have you eaten
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Correction
Have you taken your lunch, breakfast or dinner

Incorrect English

  1. Spare the rod and spoil the child

Correction
Spoil the rod and spoil the character

Incorrect English

  1. Victory is not understanding you

Correction
Victory does not understand you

Incorrect English

  1. I and you will go home

Correction
You and I will go home

Incorrect English

  1. The meat is too strong

Correction
The meat is too tough

Instead of saying “How are you” it is better and more acceptable to say “How you faring”. most times alot of people see the word as an insult, especially when they are way older than you are.

I hope you have learnt something new today, you can also contribute to the list. please do not forget to like and share to your family and friends.

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