All right. Now, I understand.

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Wed Jan 2 05:20:59 UTC 2013

On Jan 2, 2013, at 12:14 AM, Benjamin Barrett wrote:
> I think it was in 2011 or 2012 that the UK educational system began to allow US spellings. Portugal also accepts spellings of its former colony, Brazil. To me, it seems unlikely that the mother country of a language would adopt bastardizations of its former colonies, but clearly it does happen.
Shouldn't that be "bastardisations"?


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