March 2nd, 2012
“Friend and fiend, alive and live” – examples of how crazy the pronunciation of english is.
Some of my Spanish speaking friends think english is a confusing language full of arbitrary rules. Although I did not agree at first… I saw the error of my ways. Here’s my side of an email upon realizing that english is indeed “crazy”. There’s some great examples of the insanity of english towards the end! Suddenly I’m relieved that spanish is my second language! (more…)