Meet the linguists: the new French government is packing some pretty intimidating skills


Última actualización: 28 May 2017

The Conversation, May 22nd 2017

One of the most striking features of the recent French presidential elections and the subsequent nomination of a new prime minister and his cabinet has been the attention paid by the French media to the linguistic competences of the nation’s politicians.

Certainly one of the best jokes to do the rounds after Emmanuel Macron was elected was that France now has a leader who speaks better English than the American president. Read more...>>>