What is good writing?
Ask an English teacher, and they'll tell you good writing is grammatically correct. They'll tell you it makes a point and supports it with evidence. Maybe, if they're really honest, they'll admit it has a scholarly tone -- prose that sounds like Jane Austen earns an A, while a paper that could've been written by Willie Nelson scores a B (or worse).
Not all English teachers abide by this system, but the vast majority do.
This gal gets it, and her 4.41-minute video should be required viewing for anyone who wonders about a “black” way of speaking English. She correctly, and well-spokenly, points out, “having
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Are you are either an admittedly bad dancer, know a bad dancer, or have ever seen a bad dancer? I'm a bad dancer. You may be a bad dancer too. At one point, I was a bad writer. I got C's in English throughout high school. Then when ...
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