Why is the letter "I" always used as capital letter while "A" is not?

punctuation edited Mar 21 '12 at 11:22 Rahul Gupta Expert

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I is used like a proper pronoun, "a" is merely an article of speech.  Also, like the previous poster said, it may come from the limitations of old typewriters.

link comment answered Mar 22 '12 at 01:28 Courtney Contributor

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