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Books About Language Where did Yiddish come from? We may never know. Before there was texting, there was shorthand. Here’s a handy article on how to write 225 words per minute with a pen. Why do writers use fake names? In February, Princeton University Press published the English edition of Dictionary of Untranslatables: A Philosophical Lexicon, edited by Barbara Cassin, a French philologist. As this review …
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