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Politics, Language and the Kingdom of God

[From the archives.] In his short 1946 essay Politics and the English Language, George Orwell describes the decline he saw in the English language.   Modern English, especially written English, is full of bad habits which spread by imitation and which … Continue reading

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How to Write a Better Blog and Preach a Better Sermon – tips from George Orwell

You will see those arrogant people no more, people whose speech is obscure, whose language is strange and incomprehensible. (Isaiah 33:19.) *** In his short 1946 essay Politics and the English Language, George Orwell describes the decline he saw in the English language. … Continue reading

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