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Uncle Jerrold and the schwa: A curious character's campaign for a curious character

By Matthew Wolfe

Published: 9/8/2010

Types: Cover Story

"If you say to any thinking person, 'Let us form a society for the invention of new and subtler words', he will first of all object that it is the idea of a crank, and then probably say that our present words, properly handled, will meet all difficulties. ... [T]his argument, like most of the a...[MORE]