The 24 EU languages as seen by their speakers

Bulgarian: not like other Slavic tongues

Croatian: a delight for linguists?

Czech: a tough language

Danish: a thousand years of hygge?

Dutch: standing on its own two feet

English: the untameable language

Estonian: cultural heritage of a 100-year-old nation

Finnish: the odd one out

French comes from Latin, but where is it going?

German: easy as pie

Greek: a journey through the ages

Hungarian: a peculiar language

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Irish: listening to the past, looking forwards

Italian: like music to your ears

Latvian: are you flexible enough?

Lithuanian: both old and young

Maltese: from survival to revival

Polish: an affectionate language

Portuguese and the Arabic heritage

Romanian: a bit of everything

Slovak: language of the people

Slovenian: two for the price of one

Spanish: a standard born out of translation

Swedish: Viking heritage

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