junebug80 (junebug80) wrote in thequestionclub,
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why do we change the names of foreign cities in English? Names shouldn't be changed. They are names. I think its stupid and sort of disrespectful to change the name of a city.


For Example:

Italians call it Firenze but we call it Florence. Why can't we call it Firenze? its not that hard.
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