Rid Of John Paul...Finally
Now that the recently-senile and always-bungling old pope is at last gone, perhaps...
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Non-Phonetic English Spelling
English spelling is much less phonetic than other European languages such as Italian...
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Should I Use The British Or American Spelling...
If I am writing an article about paper money, to a world-wide readership, including...
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Interesting Article From The AUE's First...
"The centre/center question is a good example of why this is difficult. "Center"...
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Eats, Shoots & Leaves
I've just come across the above-named volume by Lynne Truss: ISBN 1 86197 6127 It...
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Salad?
Diane Mott Davidson I don't know why I torture myself by reading this lady's books...
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New Spelling
Saw this interesting spelling on the website of a young black person: "Dis part...
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Decline Of The English Language
Here is a mini lesson for those native English-language speakers that write as though...
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Why Are These Words Spelled Like This...
I'd appreciate an explanation of the English rules governing the spelling of words...
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Names Transliteration
Here's a new one for me, at least. I noticed this evening that BBC Radio 3 has been...
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The Failed Experiment
The America Mr Jefferson envisioned hasn't come about. The country is in a right...
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Spelling Errors More Common Than Ever
It almost seems to be an epidemic. I'm refering to the misspellings of basic English...
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Spelling Test
Choose which word is spelled correctly. Check our article on the most common misspelled...
California Town Wants Artist To Correct...
California town wants artist to correct spelling Last Updated Thu, 07 Oct 2004 10...
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English Reform?
If it were feasible, would you reform any aspect of the English language other than...
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English Children & Reading Learning
Hi, Being a non native speaker, I'd like to know how native English read to learn...
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Intialise, Criticise, Realize ..
Hello. The Americans have made it simple. They spell all the words in the subject...
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Accidently Vs. Accidentally?
Hi, i'm a little confused when spelling the word "accidently" vs accidentally...
Humor, Book Recommendations
um... there must be more. Bill Bryson, Dan Savage, and Annie Lamott, sometimes. Dave...
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Seattle Accent Identified
The native Seattle accent is exemplified by Dino Rossi, the governor-elect (for the...
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