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  • Jul 26, 2011
  • 11:21 AM

Viewpoint: American English is getting on well, thanks

Grant Barrett / BBC News
When Matthew Engel wrote here earlier this month about the impact of American English on British English, he restarted a debate about the changing nature of language which ended in dozens of suggestions from readers of their own loathed Americanisms. Most of those submitted were neither particularly American nor original to American English.

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