living in an english speaking country, people assume that they already know english.. so they do not bother to actually study the proper language and grammar in school.. leading to basically illiterate citizens..
After reading some of the comments posted on this site, one has to wonder the same.
my kindergarten teacher learned . me good
If you only just started and you weren't good at English yet.
Not everyone studies English in this "English-speaking" country...
in brasil there is not english lessons, only in private expenssive schools. 95 % dont know english.