Writing Right

by alsagency

Some written languages are a precise reflection of a people’s speech, while others, like english, are a complete mess. Is this alphabetical evolution? Or the unequal application of logic to literacy? Do you know how to read and write English? You answer, “Of course, Jared Diamond, you dope. How else would I be reading this […]

What’s the language of the future?

by alsagency

As English takes over the world, it’s splintering and changing — and soon, we may not recognize it at all HENRY HITCHINGS No language has spread as widely as English, and it continues to spread. Internationally the desire to learn it is insatiable. In the twenty-first century the world is becoming more urban and more […]