linguistics

The Grammar Rules That It’s Ok To Break

I know I can be a Grammar Nazi. I have to be - people pay me to be a be a Grammar Nazi! However, even I know that there are some grammar rules than practically nobody obeys. I'm not talking about using "less" when you mean "fewer", I mean those that help language flow. Something… Continue reading The Grammar Rules That It’s Ok To Break

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linguistics

“Facebook English” Becomes Official Language

The UN officially declared today "Facebook English" as an internationally recognised language; it will be afforded all protection rights and legal benefits. Microsoft is already making plans to release future versions of Office with a "Facebook English" option. Facebook English means the following changes apply: "Your" and "you're" have the same meaning "2" may be used to mean… Continue reading “Facebook English” Becomes Official Language