I was explaining to my grandaughter that funnest and funner are not words in the English lang. I showed her?
more than 1 diction. that agreed with me but she found one that actually has the 2 words. What do you think? I was telling her the importance of speaking properly especially when applying for jobs etc. and then she shoots me down with this 1 dictionary.
Asked By: Bob P - 5/8/2011
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If you are going to teach someone proper English then you should be able to phrase a question in a logical, properly punctuated, pithy manner. Just because this is the internet doesn't mean you are excused from basic rules of the English language... More
Answered By: Noah Toyonaga - 5/8/2011
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Language changes over time. Compare Shakespeare with today's Queens English for example.
Answered By: Jonathan Alexander - 5/8/2011
The purpose of the dictionary is to document how words are used... More
Answered By: zeimusu - 5/8/2011
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