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How might society preserve language when the popularity of texting has replaced email composition?


Are we to simply accept the dumbing down of language? Or do we take a stand and lead by example? Not all technology is progress. Without self control and discipline we may lose contemplative and thoughtful writing as a society.

 

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    aharris 2 years ago

    And even us English majors need to be vigilant about grammar and usage, whether we text or not.

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    Rain San Martin (rainsanmartin) 2 years ago

    Thank you for your perspective Cerulean.

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    Rain San Martin (rainsanmartin) 2 years ago

    I agree that the written language is very important to preserve. I occasionally write a long form letter by hand for this purpose. Thank you for the links.


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