Calque or Loanword?

I’m taking a break today, as I was too busy to write anything yesterday. Why do we say “break” in this context? Well, you won’t find out today, as I’m taking a break, but let’s have a look at this old post about the difference between a calque and a loanword instead!

English-Language Thoughts

Reading about Anglish yesterday, I realised that one of the most useful methods for proponents of this form of English is creating calques.

What’s a calque, I hear you ask?

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