WHY WHY WHY can’t the yoof a today speak proper English like what I does?
Surely it’s an affectation rather than a lack of education?
Filed under Modern Etiquette
lol – joo are teh suxor, lrn2speak.
Yes, I admit it, I am fluent in all kinds of rediculous online speak. It’s hideous, why can’t people just use the Queens English instead of some mangled pidgeon language.
Ow, you’ve made my eyes hurt with yr txt spk. Stopit.
I think it’s three things: a lack of education, the pressure to be ‘street’, and also the oft-terrible influence of the media – particularly, the lyrics of many charts hits now. I’m over-simplifying, of course, but I think that those are the three most prevalent factors.
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