Student or Learner
Tom: Hey! Carl, is that you? Wow, long time no see.
Carl: Hiya, Tom. How’s things with you? Are you still at school?
Why didn’t Carl say ‘how are things’ instead of ‘how’s things’?
Because native English speakers have a tendency to speak incorrectly sometimes.
Last edited by Rover_KE; 05-Nov-2014 at 10:07. Reason: Reolacing home-made emoticon with standard punctuation mark.