Monthly Archives: March 2016

France Has Changed 2,000 spellings … Will English-Speaking Countries Do The Same?

You may have seen this in the news recently:   A reform 2 decades in the making, it’s caused outrage among language ‘purists’, and circles partly¬†around the removal of the circumflex accent, that pointy hat symbol, above certain letters if they aren’t making any difference to the sound. It’s even had its own hashtag: #jesuiscirconflexe […]

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