Righting the Mother Tongue: From Olde English to Email, the Tangled Story of English Spelling
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RIGHTING THE MOTHER TONGUE by David Wolman | Kirkus Reviews
AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Later, confronting old demons from elementary school, he entered a barroom bee and did battle with decuman. He takes an informative, amusing look at some of the more determined efforts to standardize spelling, most notably the Simplified Spelling Board of Melvil Dewey, who had better luck with the Dewey Decimal System. Teens and texting, he predicts, are the future of spelling, like it or not.
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Write a review Rate this item: Preview this item Preview this item. Righting the mother tongue: David Wolman, Journalist Publisher: Smithsonian Books ; New York: Wolman offers an engaging narrative that spells out the history of the English language and the people who have tried to make spelling make sense. Allow this favorite library to be seen by others Keep this favorite library private. Find a copy in the library Finding libraries that hold this item History Nonfiction Additional Physical Format: Righting the mother tongue.