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The Foreign Office is to spend more money on language training for diplomats. Professor David Bellos, director of the Program in Translation and Intercultural Communication at Princeton University and ex-British ambassador Sir Sherard Cowper-Coles examine the diplomatic importance of mastering a foreign language.


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