October 2010 Archives

Aitch & Haitch

By Tdol on Oct 30, 2010 | | 0 Comments

There's an article on the BBC website that suggests that the  pronunciation haitch for the letter H is gaining ground among younger  speakers.  There are many contentious issues in the English language, but I can't think of one that is as venomous as the pronunciation of this letter, with people on both sides expressing hate for the other.

Continue reading Aitch & Haitch.

Recent Comments

  • Tdol: Please ask a moderator to remove it. read more
  • Marzieh_Càfe: Hello. I was not aware that we can not remove read more
  • Tdol: An interesting point- as a British English speaker, I have read more
  • Jeff Reid: In the early 20th century, there was a seaside park/resort read more
  • Tdol: And semi-literate clowns like this one want to charge people read more
  • rush essay: If you need custom essay, you are on right page read more
  • Erika: "Cheating epidemic" always existed, today students just have more means read more
  • Tdol: I never met Martin, though we did communicate over the read more
  • Aaron: I am Aaron Wolff the youngest Son of Martin Wolff. read more
  • Tdol: It's about the fact that salaries have not gone up read more