Viva la langue! Why no language deserves to die

As a former student of Modern Languages it should come as no surprise that I'm in favour of preserving so called 'dying' languages. I'm a firm believer that no language should be left to die and that all languages are of equal importance. Granted, languages such as Arabic, English and Mandarin for example are spoken … Continue reading Viva la langue! Why no language deserves to die

The Phantom of the Opera or Bigger Fish to Fry

Now that January is over I think it's time for a monthly musing. Don't get excited, these will not be a frequent occurrence, mainly because I don't get much time to muse, at least not about anything interesting. A work colleague was telling me about how she regretted turning down a night out with her friends, she … Continue reading The Phantom of the Opera or Bigger Fish to Fry