Some articles on formal written, written:
... almost universally agreed upon 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 ... 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 national varieties of English (e.g ...
Famous quotes containing the words written and/or formal:
“It is remarkable that there is little or nothing to be remembered written on the subject of getting a living; how to make getting a living not merely honest and honorable, but altogether inviting and glorious; for if getting a living is not so, then living is not.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)
“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)