Central Europe: Fear of Polish & Czech Accent Marks


Edward Lucas, one of the Eastern European journalists at the the Economist, has a fun article (The language of Šekspīrs) pointing out that even people comfortable with umlauts, tildes and cedilles may tremble at the sight of the Czech hacheck and Polish ogonek.

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