Participants work collaboratively to gain the skills and terminology required for spoken langugae analysis. These new skills will then be applied to a variety of online spoken content, with a particular focus on text language.
posted message: Ghoti is a respelling of the word fish.
1. How is this possible?
I am not sure on this question!
2. What does this reveal about English as a written language?
English as a written language is much more different to speaking, because when you say a word you say it how it sounds
but when you write a word it sometimes doesn't make sense or look the right spelling.
3. What links can you make to spoken language? This is an open question to share and explore your ideas; there is no right or wrong.
The links to spoken language would be that you say the word how it sounds.