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Pronouns may be little, but they say a lot, and they're always changing!
The English spelling system is a MESS... arguably more than any other language.
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Otherwords digs deep into this quintessential human trait of language and finds the fascinating, thought-provoking, and funny stories behind the words and sounds we take for granted. Incorporating the fields of biology, history, cultural studies, literature and more, linguistics has something for everyone and offers a unique perspective into what it means to be human.
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