Is ‘inclusive’ writing putting French at risk?

Académie Française claims politically correct language puts French in ‘mortal peril’

‘Inclusive language’ in a new school textbook has sparked a row, with the Académie Française claiming such innovations are putting French in ‘mortal peril’.

‘Inclusive language’ refers to new ways of writing aimed at making French less biased towards the masculine. Those in favour dislike the fact that, for example, if there is a ...

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