Grammatically correct song lyrics #5

ain’t

[eynt]

contraction

  1. am not, is not, are not, have not, or has not

As a substitute for am not, is not, and are not in declarative sentences, ain’t is more common in uneducated speech than in educated.

Dictionary.com


“This Ain’t a Scene it’s an Arms Race”, Fall Out Boy

This is not a scene, it is a goddamned arms race
This is not a scene, it is a goddamned arms race
This is not a scene, it is a goddamned arms race

 

Original lyrics sourced here.


“This Ain’t a Love Song”, Bon Jovi

If the love that I have for you is gone
If the river I cried is not that long
Then I am wrong, yeah I am wrong, this is not a love song

 

 

Original lyrics sourced here.


“Ain’t No Sunshine”, Bill Withers

There is no sunshine when she is gone
It is not warm when she is away.
There is no sunshine when she is gone
And she is always gone too long
Anytime she goes away

 

Original lyrics sourced here.


 

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