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Student Research Incorporates Linguistics with Ecology

Student Research Incorporates Linguistics with Ecology | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
simone_thumbnail Simone Whitecloud, a sixth-year PhD candidate, studies with Professor Mark McPeek in the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology (EEB) program. While working toward a master's degree in ecology at San ...
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The Curious Conundrum of the Code-switching Token Teacher - Huffington Post

The Curious Conundrum of the Code-switching Token Teacher - Huffington Post | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
The Curious Conundrum of the Code-switching Token Teacher
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Originally used to explain language contact phenomena, in linguistics, to code-switch is to change between different languages during a single conversation.
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Beyond 'he' and 'she': The rise of non-binary pronouns - BBC News

Beyond 'he' and 'she': The rise of non-binary pronouns - BBC News | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
The pronoun "he" refers to males and "she" to females. But some people are neither - and in the US an increasing number are choosing different pronouns.
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What Does "The" Mean?

What Does "The" Mean? | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
It’s the most frequent word in the English language, accounting for around 4 percent of all the words we write or speak.
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Beyond "Mama" and "Dada": Why Babies Learn Certain Words

Babies learn different types of words first depending on their native language
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Evidence Rebuts Chomsky's Theory of Language Learning

Evidence Rebuts Chomsky's Theory of Language Learning | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Much of Noam Chomsky’s revolution in linguistics—including its account of the way we learn languages—is being overturned
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A Portrait of Spanish Speakers in Australia by Professor Catherine Travis

[PUBLIC LECTURE 2013] According to the most recent Australian census (conducted in 2011), 117,500 people residing in Australia speak Spanish in the home, ren...

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Noam Chomsky Interview on Linguistics & Philosophy

Bryan Magee interviews Noam Chomsky about his work in linguistics and some of the philosophical implications regarding the nature of the mind, freedom, the l...

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6 Pronunciation Tips to Speak Chilean Spanish

6 Pronunciation Tips to Speak Chilean Spanish | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

Identify some of the Chilean Spanish pronunciation characteristics with this check list.

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Supporting a shift to Open Access in Linguistics

Supporting a shift to Open Access in Linguistics | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

A group of linguistics journals are flipping from subscription publishing to full open access, to be published by Ubiquity Press from January 2016. We are partnering with the LingOA foundation and the...

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Why Do So Many People on YouTube Sound the Same?

Why Do So Many People on YouTube Sound the Same? | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

The attention-grabbing tricks that keep an audience watching, even when people are just talking at a camera

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Science proves swearing means you’re smarter

Science proves swearing means you’re smarter | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

A new study has found that those who have a tendency to swear probably have a wider vocabulary than those who don’t.

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5 tips for parents of bilingual children

5 tips for parents of bilingual children | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

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With the use of Spanish language in American politics gaining recent national media attention, the

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Move over Shakespeare, teen girls are the real language disruptors

Move over Shakespeare, teen girls are the real language disruptors | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Young women's speech isn't just acceptable—it's revolutionary. To use a modern metaphor, girls are the Uber of language.
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university linguistics powerpoint PPT Powerpoint Templates, Presentations, Lecture Notes, Files for Download, View and Edit

Free PPT Templates, Presentations, Lecture Notes, Files for Download, View and Edit - university linguistics powerpoint, Free PowerPoint templates for download and edit - Linguistics. Florida . International University.
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Stanford linguists seek to identify the elusive California accent

Stanford linguists seek to identify the elusive California accent | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
With the Voices of California project, Stanford linguistics professors and students aim to discover and document the diversity of California English.
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Creating Noto for Google

A typeface five years in the making, Google Noto spans more than 100 writing systems, 800 languages, and hundreds of thousands of characters. A collaborative effort…
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The Language At The Root Of All Language

The Language At The Root Of All Language | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Linguistics, the study of language, has its origins in something far deeper, far more innate and primordial than most scholars recognize. The e ence of language is rooted in the very e ence of life
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Beyond words: how language-like is emoji? | OxfordWords blog

Beyond words: how language-like is emoji? | OxfordWords blog | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

Are emojis words? Guest blogger, Professor of Linguistics Vyvyan Evans, explores whether or not emojis are a language.

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Noam Chomsky Talks About How Kids Acquire Language & Ideas in an Animated Video by Michel Gondry

Noam Chomsky Talks About How Kids Acquire Language & Ideas in an Animated Video by Michel Gondry | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

These days Noam Chomsky is probably most famous for his consistent, outspoken criticism of U.S. foreign policy.

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Fowl Play? The Twisted Linguistics of Turkey

Fowl Play? The Twisted Linguistics of Turkey | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

As Americans prepare to sit down for a national day of feasting Thursday, what some of us may be wondering is, why is our Thanksgiving bird named after a Middle Eastern nation?

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Is Language an Instinct?—Response to Vyvyan Evans (part 1) - Languages Of The World

Is Language an Instinct?—Response to Vyvyan Evans (part 1) - Languages Of The World | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

About a year ago, Aeon published an article by Vyvyan Evans, titled “Real talk”, which was recently brought to my attention by Polish linguist Piotr Gąsiorowski.

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Noam Chomsky speaks about Universal Linguistics: Origins of Language

Noam Chomsky is an American linguist, philosopher, cognitive scientist, political commentator, social justice activist, and anarcho-syndicalist advocate. Som...

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The First Language You Learn Changes How You Hear All Other Languages After

The First Language You Learn Changes How You Hear All Other Languages After | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

An MRI experiment shows that the language you hear as a baby makes a permanent imprint on your brain.

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Study Proves If You Curse Like A Sailor You're More Well Adjusted Than Those P.C. Pussies

Study Proves If You Curse Like A Sailor You're More Well Adjusted Than Those P.C. Pussies | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

A new study has blown apart the theory that people who use profanity have tiny vocabularies and do so because they can't express themselves.

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RUMOURS: Real Madrid eye Alexis Sanchez as Ronaldo's successor - Goal.com

RUMOURS: Real Madrid eye Alexis Sanchez as Ronaldo's successor - Goal.com | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it

Real Madrid are keen on a move for Alexis Sanchez and view the Chilean as Cristiano Ronaldo’s potential successor, according to Don Balon.

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Research Supports New Hypothesis On The Origins Of Human Language

Research Supports New Hypothesis On The Origins Of Human Language | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Researchers have conducted a study that comes to the conclusion that humans did not get a start on language using only hand gestures as it has been theorized before.
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