How Do Languages Evolve? (3 of 3)

INFORMALITY So far we’ve looked at military and cultural conquest, and efficiency.   But despite its global spread the English Language is notoriously inefficient.   Imagine the ordeal of a foreign student learning English and bumping into bough cough through thought though rough …. Practise/practice, license/licence, prophesy/prophecy etc etc ad nauseam. But one development in usage that […]