Huynh Digital Storytelling

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anything:

anything nothing

Double Negatives:

Double Negatives Phuong Huynh

In math…:

In math … -1 x -1 = 2 (-) x (-) = (+)

So is the same in English…:

So is the same in English … I can’t do nothing. (-) x (-) = (+) I can’t do nothing = I can do everything.

So is the same in English…:

So is the same in English … I can’t do nothing . (-) x (-) = (+) I can’t do nothing = I can do everything .

So is the same in English…:

So is the same in English … I can’t do nothing . I can’t do anything . ( -) x (+) = (-)

However…:

However … Double negatives are sometimes acceptable.

The Rolling Stones:

The Rolling Stones I can’t get any satisfaction.

An Acceptable Double Negative:

An Acceptable Double Negative I’m not unhappy.

Credits:

Credits Background Music: Tissot , B. (2016). Slow motion [mp3]. Retrieved from http: // www.bensound.com /royalty -free-music/track/slow-motion Music video: TheRollingStonesVEVO . (2015, July 9). The Rolling Stones - (I can't get no) satisfaction ( Official lyric video) [Video file]. Retrieved from https ://www.youtube.com/ watch ?v =nrIPxlFzDi0

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