Question about Devera

Fri Mar 7 07:23:35 PST 2003

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Andrew Lias [mailto:anrwlias at hotmail.com]
> Sent: Friday, March 07, 2003 09:04
> To: baralier at optusnet.com.au; dragaera at dragaera.info
> Subject: Re: Question about Devera
> >While we're on the subject of abuses of the English Language did
> any of you
> >see this news tidbit?
> >
> >http://www.ananova.com/news/story/sm_756462.html
> I did.  And I hate it even when people talk like that when I'm messaging
> them.  A certain amount of abbreviation is normal and practical, but this
> sort drives me up the wall.
> That said, I don't think that this is a big deal or a sign of the
> impending
> collapse of the language.  It's a thirteen year old girl, not the Oxford
> dictionary.  A few fail grades on her papers ought to get
> concept, through
> her head, that IM shorthand is a welcome on an essay paper as CB
> lingo would
> be at a forensics debate.

Break 1-9, break 1-9,  Come in good body.....