English is now a second language at the ABC

I just read this on the ABC News web-site. I'm appalled at the very poor grammar:

A Darwin school student received an unexpected shock yesterday when they opened their schoolbag to retrieve their lunch only to discover a snake slithering inside.

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4 thoughts on “English is now a second language at the ABC

  1. A, Darwin, school, student, received, an, unexpected, shock, yesterday, when, they, opened, their, schoolbag, to, retrieve, their, lunch, only, to, discover, a, snake, slithering, inside?Just to make up for it.

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