It's So Pretty Commentator Vertamae Grosvenor (GROVE-ner) talks about the musical patterns of her native speech...Gullah. Many Gullah expressions are lyrical and circuitous. Grosvenor was determined to learn a less-colloquial form of English, and listened to the radio to get a feel for the language. She sometimes didn't understand what all the English phrases meant, but she definitely liked the way certain turns of phrase sounded pretty...even if what they meant was completely mundane.
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It's So Pretty

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It's So Pretty

It's So Pretty

It's So Pretty

Only Available in Archive Formats.

Commentator Vertamae Grosvenor (GROVE-ner) talks about the musical patterns of her native speech...Gullah. Many Gullah expressions are lyrical and circuitous. Grosvenor was determined to learn a less-colloquial form of English, and listened to the radio to get a feel for the language. She sometimes didn't understand what all the English phrases meant, but she definitely liked the way certain turns of phrase sounded pretty...even if what they meant was completely mundane.