Another attempt at plain language

John Cowan cowan at
Sun Sep 13 18:59:38 CEST 2015

Michael Everson scripsit:

> There are books for early readers and young adults
> and college students but the difference of language use in those
> books is not precisely defined. 

Scouse as a variety of English is not precisely defined either: it is
at most described, and the books referred to are not scholarly by
intention.  Yet it is a legitimate variant tag.

John Cowan        cowan at
When I wrote it I was more than a little febrile with foodpoisoning
from an antique carrot that I foolishly ate out of an illjudged faith
in the benignancy of vegetables.  --And Rosta

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