Lost letters

thornQuartz writes about six letters dropped from the English alphabet: eth (ð), thorn (þ), wynn (ƿ), yogh (ȝ), ash (æ), and ethel (œ). Read the article for the fun history of “ye olde,” which we’ve all been pronouncing wrong while visiting vile tourist-trap areas of old cities.

I say, let’s bring them back. They’re pretty and have actual uses (except maybe yogh) and what the hell, English is already a confusing mishmash of things from all over the place, so why not make it a little more so?

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