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To: Ilaine who wrote (71140)2/8/2018 3:07:41 AM
From: Maurice Winn  Read Replies (1) | Respond to of 71164
 
Once again, Americans go feral, parsleying the language: ethics.npr.org

They refuse to tow the line and put apostrophe's all over the place to. The "living language" excuse wears thin. But I agree that the language needs metrication to make it rational. As a lingua franca it makes about as much sense as bitcoin, but the network effect is so powerful that everyone is forced to learn english with all its torturous tormenting.

Mqurice