Here's The Thing About EnglishRobbie Gonzalez7/19/14 2:02pmFiled to: linguisticslanguageenglishetymologysciencehistory20EditPromoteDismissUndismissHideShare to KinjaGo to permalinkAs Blaze Miskulin puts it below, "English is a mutt. And a slut. It was born of the random fucking of multiple cultures, languages, and dialects, and it will hop in bed with any language that tickles its fancy. It'a also a thief. English will blatantly steal any word or phrase that it finds interesting. We like it? Fuck it, it's English, now."