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SMS and the English language


Currently researching how digital talk has affected the English language, in particular the use of SMS. There is much that can be said for and against, but in the nature of digital talk and its love of abbreviations I will just post one of each.

“The convenience of electronically-mediated language is that it tempts us to make a Faustian bargain of sacrificing thoughtfulness for immediacy”