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New entries into French dictionaries led by climate and Covid crises

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A study of new French words recognised by France's leading dictionaries finds that the climate crisis and that of Covid-19 has led to a 20 percent increase in modern vocabulary, while 'franglais' additions, like 'wokisme', continue to mount.

'Le selfie' enters French dictionary

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'Bitcoin’ and ‘captcha’ are also now officially part of the French language despite complaints of an English invasion.