Song lyrics aren't supposed to be a fountain of perfect english, but on the other hand some are just so
atrocious, they need to get called out. We're not looking for sentance fragments or the word ain't since there are too many instances to count.
Bad Grammar in Song Lyrics, The Rolling Stones
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I can't get no satisfaction
I can't get no girlie action
The classic double negative.
Submitted by: Martha Hankins
Hey! You! Get off of my cloud!
The "of" should not be there, but it is. "Get off my cloud" is more correct.
Submitted by: crazydon
I can't get no
If he can't get NO satisfaction, then he can, in fact, get SOME satisfaction. Double negatives- they'll get you every time.
Submitted by: Kelley
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