See Gerry’s humorous latest Huffington Post blog on this topic here
The European Commission has just announced an agreement whereby English will be the official language of the European Union rather than German, which was the other possibility. As part of the negotiations, the British Government conceded that English spelling had some room for improvement and has accepted a 5- year phase-in plan that would become
Annoying things people say…all the time I’m a linguistic specialist; my specialism is identifying how wrongly people express themselves noticing when people do things wrong, and getting annoyed at it. I am very good at my job. Why can’t people simply use language correctly?
Human evolution is going backwards! courtesy of Lucid Nation
A prison van has been in collision with a ready-mixed cement vehicle. Police are looking for six hardened criminals.