Italian as a "Pure" Language

David L. White dlwhite at
Sun Mar 25 21:58:24 UTC 2001

> I don't think it's quite that clear that the spelling difficulties in
> English are mostly from "native" words.

        Native words, being most common, are the ones most commonly
encountered by young learners.  Something like "psychology" is less
problematic than "night", I think.

Dr. David L. White

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