The Lek Series

Linguistic Sloppiness

Linguistic Sloppiness. As my regular readers will know, I am in love with  languages, so I have noticed a strange shift in the BBC’s reporting. When I was a student of the USSR and Russian in the seventies, we talked about THE Ukraine, THE Caucasus et cetera. Now, as a Russian language speaker, I know […]

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