Daily Archives: April 25, 2008

Random Facts 8: the wonder of words

According to Illinois state law, it is illegal to speak English. The officially recognized language is “American.” Widow is the only female form in the English language that is shorter than its corresponding male term (widower). Victor Hugo’s Les Miserable … Continue reading

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English is a nutty language (part three) guest writer

I thought this guy wrote well enough to be included in my English is a nutty language series . . . A plan for the improvement of spelling in the English language For example, in Year 1 that useless letter … Continue reading

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