This terrific post comes to you from Matthew Baines over at Boggleton Drive. Enjoy!

Boggleton Drive

On my last post, there was a comment from “readymixdriver” lamenting the “deterioration” of the English language. While I understand the sentiment, I don’t necessarily agree with this.

Why? Well, it seems like people have had similar complaints for a little while:


English has become the global language; there are hundreds of millions (if not billions) of people around the world learning it in some capacity. If you have a facility for the language, feel blessed.

English is going to be just fine.




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Author: _dr_kim_

I am a linguist who studies workplace language. My mission is to empower people at work by discovering and sharing the truth about communication.

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