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Esperanto: the language that never was

It never became the world language that many hoped, but some still keep the faith

By Edward Docx   June 2016

Books written in Esperanto: "the 1960s and 1970s saw the language enter a cultish phase"

Read more: How words shape our world

The Komedia Kvizo had started. Perhaps this would be instructive. I had hoped to get to the heart of the matter straight away. I had hoped to re-examine the biggest question of our times—the European Union referendum—but to come at it from deep within the pan-European hinterlands of Remainia. But instead, the question…

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