The language frontier

“In 1977 I remember hearing an interview on RTÉ (Irish radio) with Cearbhall Ó Dálaigh, the former President of Ireland. He told the story of how, when on an official visit to China, he had indicated to his Chinese hosts that, on the occasion of a planned dinner in his honour in Beijing, he wished to speak in Irish …” (more)

[Ferdinand von Prondzynski, University Blog, 5 September]

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