Some articles on formal written, written:
... by educated English speakers around the world is called formal written English ... It takes virtually the same form regardless of where it is written, in contrast to spoken English, which differs significantly between dialects, accents, and varieties of slang and of ... Local variations in the formal written version of the language are quite limited, being restricted largely to minor spelling, lexical and grammatical differences between different ...
Famous quotes containing the words written and/or formal:
“Somewhere, everywhere, now hidden, now apparent in what ever is written down, is the form of a human being. If we seek to know him, are we idly occupied?”
—Virginia Woolf (18821941)
“Two clergymen disputing whether ordination would be valid without the imposition of both hands, the more formal one said, Do you think the Holy Dove could fly down with only one wing?”
—Horace Walpole (17171797)