Wednesday, October 20, 2021

The English language as an effective IT tool


“Grace, no execution”, the emperor decided. But his handlers wrote the order down as “Grace no, execution”. The emperor signed without a second look, and a head rolled needlessly because of a misplaced comma. Or so the story goes. In our era, we are more than ever under the tyranny of words, commas, dashes, slashes and dots – in our invented languages as well as in our natural ones.

Experts tell us time and again to watch our grammar and spelling on r

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