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What's wrong with serious study of hard languages?

Reader comment on item: Arabist Snobs

Submitted by Kepha Hor (United States), Nov 22, 2011 at 19:38

What's wrong with mastering another language? My chief worry about the Arabists is whether they have any concern over the Syriacs and Copts being squeezed out of their ancestral homelands the way the Mizrahi Jews were a generation or so ago.


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