Writing & Editing Debates over linguistics rage hotter than ever ‘The Canterbury Tales,’ penned six centuries ago, is exceedingly hard to decipher, but some words have endured for millennia. How have our attitudes toward language evolved? By Daphne Gray-Grant@pubcoachMay 16, 2013 SHARE To read the full story, log in. Become a Ragan Insider member to read this article and all other archived content. Sign up today Already a member? Log in here. Learn more about Ragan Insider.