A study has found that the more students text, the more it may impact their grammar. The research suggests the use of abbreviations, word substitutions, acronyms, and emoticons, are all major contributors to the decline of writing and verbal communication skills. How does this happen and why does it matter? Check out this infographic from OnlineCollege.org.
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