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  • Language of the month: English

    English, the third most widely spoken language in the world, is originally a West Germanic language, with many cultural influences contributing to what it is today. From the French introducing ‘upper class’ words, to William Shakespeare inventing around 2.000 new words and phrases on his own – ‘eyeball’, ‘gossip’ and ‘breaking the ice’, for example […]


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