Why it’s time to stop worrying about the decline of the English language

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People often complain that English is deteriorating under the influence of new technology, adolescent fads and loose grammar. Why does this nonsensical belief persist? By David Shariatmadari. Help support our independent journalism at theguardian.com/longreadpod

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