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    ChurchofBruce, Cassandra Waites

    Responded too quickly. "Neither can I" should be "So can I." I was thinking along the lines of, "I can't think of many things that are less important to learn by 12th grade than diagramming a sentence."

    You cannot hate people for their own good. -- Unknown

    by IamGumby on Thu Jul 19, 2012 at 08:49:36 AM PDT

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    •  I have a Ph.D. in a humanities discipline (0+ / 0-)

      I've published a book and over a dozen articles.  I have never diagrammed a sentence in my life.  

      "We *can* go back to the Dark Ages! The crust of learning and good manners and tolerance is so thin!" -- Sinclair Lewis

      by Nespolo on Thu Jul 19, 2012 at 03:26:36 PM PDT

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