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  • Feb 22, 2012
  • 09:40 AM

The rise of Maltenglish

John A. Mizzi / Times of Malta
The National Council of the Maltese Language has since failed to safeguard the integrity of the Maltese language as was its remit. The decision to spell English words à la Maltaise made no distinction between the spoken word and the written language and opened a Pandora’s box in the misleading use of English words in a section of the media, especially among the sports writers.

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