|Born in the RSR - 2018-08-15 |
Nao yu oonderstand mai strugal.
|Maggot Brain - 2018-08-15 |
Ye Old Jamaican.
|Binro the Heretic - 2018-08-15 |
Modern English is a bastard mongrel language with a Latin mother and myriad fathers from all throughout history and the world.
Only racist arrogance would lead anyone to think it should be THE language.
Fun Fact: English (along with Catalan and Danish) is considered as a Indo-European neutral language, meaning it lacks most of the grammar, syntax, and declension found in most other languages that evolved from PIE.
Fuck "Should be." It is, and it is for a whole slew of good reasons.
I'm perfectly happy that we're not all speaking Esperanto. If language is too hard, maybe you're not meant to survive.
Ironically many countries use it as their language of commerce and politics specifically because isn’t laced with thousands of years of tribal violence.
India for example, where it was the language of their oppressors but there are too many different languages so the one everyone agrees upon is the one that isn’t from India.
|garcet71283 - 2018-08-15 |
Holy shit that’s how you spell hiccup?
|Albuquerque Halsey - 2018-08-16 |
"if you spoke Lojban, you could communicate unambiguously"
"but then you could only speak to the type of people who speak Lojban"
|The Mothership - 2018-08-18 |
And yet it is the dominant global language.
Better learn it, bitches!
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