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  • The great language change hoax

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macleinn@web.de Apr 8, 2013 3:56 pm

You may ask any granny and they will declare that today's children speak a language entirely different to theirs. And they are just two generations apart. How can anybody believe that there has been no language before people started to write?! Lamarck and Lysenko must have mastered the art of doublethink and would face a bright future working for the Ministry of Truth...

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