the joy of marking exams

this year’s undoubted best phrase from an Early New English text analysis:

Old Nordic droppings of the [e] were very popular in ENE

maybe the Old Nordics were sth like huge horse-like critters who kept excreting sounds. i would not put it past them, either.

and then this

Middle English was finished because Am[e]rica was discovered.

indeed.

and thus the great grading is concluded. now on to the term papers.

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