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Maastricht University sued for being too "international"

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S.D.R.Coenegracht@uvt.nl Coenegracht
21/06/2018
13 minutes to read

The debate about the increasing internationalization in Dutch higher education recently became quite controversial as universities across the Netherlands were being sued for teaching in English. 

Do you know what Romglish is?

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Carmen Gabriela Lupu
19/04/2019
11 minutes to read

What is Romglish? This article explains how the Romanian language  changed by Englishization in the context of globalization and the rise of the Internet.

Why does everyone in Star Wars speak English?

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Philip Seargeant
31/08/2017
8 minutes to read

The representation of Galactic Basic by English reflects the rise of English as a global language – and in doing so paints a very different picture from the utopian ideals of other universal language advocates.