David crystal’s “2b or not 2b” is an interesting topic and a global wide well known subjectas most people are guilty of text messaging not everyone breaks the rules of the english language this controversial material has many side and views. Warmbold english 120, section 06 24 march 2013 in the article “2b or not 2b”, david crystal begins with discussing how others such as john humphry argued that texters are “vandals who are doing to our language what genghis khan did to his neighbors 800 years ago. Vandalism teenager texting on a mobile phone photograph: martin godwin last year, in a newspaper article headed i h8 txt msgs: how texting is wrecking our.
Transcript of 2b or not 2bby david crystal background information david crystal is a british linguist and author studied english at the university college in london, professor at the university of wales academic interests include: english language learning, and teaching, clinical linguists, forensic linguists and language death. In david crystal’s “2b or not 2b”, he discusses and claims that text messaging can improve literacy and reading comprehension he also feels that text messaging is only a form of abbreviations, which we have been doing for centuries “david crystal is a professor at the university of wales and is known for his work in english language.
Summary texting is closely associated with coming of technology and is increasingly growing it had been perceived to posse disastrous consequences to the development of language texting has become a common way of communication among the youth and it involves use of shorten text. David crystal’s 2b or not 2b discusses the many implications of new texting technologiescrystal focuses on three major topics throughout this piece—texting language, the consequences of texting on literacy, and the creative potential of texting.
David crystal's 2b or not 2b summary david crystal’s 2b or not 2b discusses the many implications of new texting technologies crystal focuses on three major topics throughout this piece—texting.
David crystal’s “2b or not 2b” is an interesting topic and a global wide well known subject as most people are guilty of text messaging not everyone breaks the rules of the english language as most people are guilty of text messaging not everyone breaks the rules of the english language.
Free essay: “our generation doesn't ring the doorbell they text or call to say they're outside,” this line is from one of the well-known social networks. Despite doom-laden prophecies, texting has not been the disaster for language many feared, argues linguistics professor david crystal on the contrary, it improves children's writing and spelling.