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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National Spelling Bee
I've been watching and I 've yet to see them present a word of English /Anglo-Saxon...
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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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Use Of Contractions In Written English
Hi everybody, I thougt that you shouldn't use contractions in written english (uups...
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To Realise / To Realize
Hi everyone. What is the correct spelling? To realise or to realize? I've seen them...
Why American English?
Why did the Americans change the spelling of some words in the English language...
"Maths Is ..." Or "Maths Are ..."
Being a Leftpondian, I use the colloquial abbreviation "math", which is singular...
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Salute To The Flag Of USA Was NAZI Salute
I missed an earlier thread where people inquired about the salute to the flag. I...
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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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Initials And Spaces
In names with initials and abbreviations, such as J. R. R. Tolkien, Mr. J. Cale,...
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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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'Centring'
I've long been familiar with the UK spellings 'centre' and 'theatre' as compared...
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