‘Cos trousers have two legs. . . and “trousers” is plural. A two-legged person wearing a trouser would look strange with one clothed and one naked leg. Of course, a three-legged person would wear some really funky trousers.
Well, at least I can hear better now.
In a paragraph about noticing and recalling details, a writer asked,
“If someone asked you the last time you wore something blue, you’d be hard pressed to give an exact date and time, right?”
Wrong. I usually wear blue jeans. When I wear a suit, I usually wear a blue Oxford shirt with it, or a white Oxford shirt and a tie, almost always with some blue in it, to pick up the blue in the suit (yeh, after years of having a closet full of suits, sport coats, etc., I have pared things down to a couple of sport coats–one of them navy blue–and one suit, mainly just for weddings and funerals). Slacks and shirt? Usually a blue shirt.
This one would be easy-peasy.
Now, the last time I wore yellow. . .