I’ve tried a couple of times to learn French (when in Canada) with very little success. I always seem to get stuck on what’s masculine and feminine. Why is the table feminine? If that’s even right. Even though I can’t seem to master another language and only have a half decent grasp of my own I always feel terrible for anyone having to learn English..so much of it just doesn’t make sense and this book proves it.
Written by Raj Haldar (rapper Lushlife) and Chris Carpenter with illustrations by Maria Beddia they say they set out to show that “The English language is bizarre. A might be for apple, but it’s also for aisle and aeons. Why does the word “gnat” start with a G but the word “knot” doesn’t start with an N?”
Here are just a few examples of why it’s must be incredibly phrustrating to learn English:
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