Gwynn Dujardin

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About me

Industry Education
Occupation English Renaissance Literature
Location Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Introduction Euonymous. n., a genus of shrubs cultivated as ornamental plants; adj., felicitously named.
Interests Academic: 16th and 17th century English language reform, Non-academic: depictions of language in contemporary culture, Gardening, And the odd interest in popular culture (of course)
Favorite Music The Beatles. Please.

Sponges and tongues are frequently misspelled. Is it because both are thirsty?

How funny I should get this Q, as much of my scholarship is on the history of spelling. Who misspells sponges, and how? I think I need a drink.