‘Expand’ becomes ‘espand’ at the British Library (Rousse)

I worked on my journal paper in a reading room of the newly refurbished British Library (now selling tweed jackets in the gift shop).

I noticed that the young man sitting next to me, who was typing up an essay, could not spell the word ‘expand’. I flinched when I realised that he was a student at my own institution.

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