Wednesday, September 10, 2008
English Lexemes in Italian
Is this economy of language or a linguistic fad?
"Italians are quite used to feeling "lo stress", looking forward to "il weekend" or trying to look "cool".
But now an influential cultural institute has asked Italians to protect the language and reject "Anglitaliano".
The Dante Alighieri Society asked people for examples of over-used foreign words and "il weekend" emerged as the worst offender."
Read all here.
graph per bbc