Texting: A surprising new language

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HEY stop telling ppl that SMS msgs are examples of bad writing! LOL it’s actually a new language altogether that is currently referred to as “Fingered Speech”. OMG! how cool!!!

John McWhorter, linguist and political commentator, has written extensively on language and race relations. He teaches at Columbia University.


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