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I Can’t Write But I Can Surf The Net

In Internet on January 8, 2008 by Petr Bokuvka

Kids these days….

Ever noticed how children now have a strange order of learning things? Psychologists note that some kids can play tennis before they learn irregular verbs, even native English speakers…

In the Czech Republic, many kids know become masters of computers and cell phones and similar technology before they learn proper declensions of words. Particularly noticeable it is at this fan site about the Nick TV show H2O: Just Add Water. It is obviously maintained or at least frequently visited by teen and pre-teen girls who think mermaids exist. But looking  in the discussion boards, there are five grammar mistakes in a five-line paragraph…

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