Living in a Multilingual World (The One About my Inner Linguistic Norman Bates)

Say “literally” once more. C’mon, I dare you

I literally died that night”. No, you didn’t, I thought, looking at my work colleague straight in the eye. Although I could “literally” kill you right now. Smother you with one of the cushions from the Family Learning Room, if you like.

No, I am not a murderer. At least not of the homicidal variety. But when it comes to grammar……