The EU President Juncker, before addressing a conference, said that the influence of English language is declining. And gave his address in French. (See: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-eu-idUSKBN18116K?il=0)
Really? French is the language that is gaining ground? If he really wanted to prove the point of English declining – which every grammarian will agree, his speech should have read something like….
Hashtag Brexit. WTH?
UK EU BFF? LOL!
Or something like that … 🙂