Language wars: the 19 greatest linguistic spats of all time

War of words in linguistics

Words are ever evolving – but not without controversy. From creative applications of an apostrophe to the overuse of literally, what makes you rage?

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Litigants from eight countries claim EU institutions are not protecting fundamental rights

Victory for Austria’s Greens and the left is a sigh of relief for Europe

The leftist’s win was hailed as the ‘liberal pushback’ against Brexit and Trump, but 46% voted for the far-right Norbert Hofer

French minister warns of mass climate change migration if world doesn’t act

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