Topical Currents documents the state of the English language with author and dictionary collector, Ammon Shea. The author of Reading the OED has just written a new book - Bad English: A History of Linguistic Aggravation. Complaints that Americans are ruining the King’s English have been around for hundreds of years…from the claims that the language is being debased by slang, to the idea that improper grammar and texting will lead to an inability to communicate, Bad English is full of good humor- LOL and many surprises-OMG! “Hopefully” you’ll tune in to Topical Currents, Wednesday at 1pm.
Bad English, Good Humor, LOL, And Many Surprises, OMG!
By Bonnie Berman & Paul Leary • Jun 25, 2014