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Battle for $ 2,000 aid checks for COVID-19 passes to US Senate

Battle for $ 2,000 aid checks for COVID-19 passes to US Senate

The Conversation Spain How ‘confinement’ has become the word of the year It should not surprise us that it was precisely the linguists of the Gesellschaft für deutsche Sprache, a kind of German RAE, who in 1971 invented the beautiful tradition of ending the year by choosing a word to represent it. After all, Wilhelm von Humboldt, the illustrious German linguist, was also...

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