I would point out, though, that whether "I seen" is missing the helper verb really just depends on which English you're talking about.
Originally Posted by Eilonwy
I adore this. It is not something I hear people (gp) say often.
Originally Posted by Fifi.G
Lol, it's one of my absolute favorite things to say! As many posters here can attest.
Originally Posted by Eilonwy
I am used to hearing, "Are people here ignorant/inbred/stupid/dumb/hicks?" No, they use an earlier and less common form of english. Just because something else is deemed more proper does not mean that the old words/terms/phrases are forgotten, incorrect, and invalid.
When I hear terms like "hipster" I think, who told cliques they could leave high school??