"English" is--linguistically--only one dialect that developed from one dialect
of Anglo-Saxon. Scots lacks the army and navy but is otherwise as much
a language. And it is also very beautiful.
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"D.Gregory Griffith" wrote:
> also has certain unique beauties about it;
True of all languages and dialects, without exception.
No language is ugly, nor has any language ever been.
I include dialects, since a language is only a dialect with an army.