With the establishment of Florentine as the literary language of choice, all the other regional languages came to be regarded as dialects, creating a unique situation that Italians have struggled with to this day.
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Ada Negri was the first and only woman to have been granted a prestigious and cumbersome appointment as Royal Academician of Italy.