How language changes, Issue 12: I texted you!

I understand that “text” sounds like “texed”, which our brains identify as past tense. However, the experts say it’s “texted“, and I’m with them. How ’bout you?

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I just hear so many people say things like, “She text (texed???) me last night.”

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