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Inaugural Symposium on Spanish as a Heritage Language :: Texas ...

Marta Fairclough, an associate professor of Spanish linguistics at the University of Houston, and Kim Potowski, an associate professor of Hispanic linguistics at the University of Illinois, are the plenary speakers.
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Upcoming SFA Linguistics Conference - SFA The Pine Log Online

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Upcoming SFA Linguistics Conference
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The second annual SFA Linguistics Conference will take place on Thursday, May 1, at SFA. Its projects will focus on topics related to linguistics, language and media.
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Review: Romance; Applied Linguistics; Spanish: Fairclough ...

EDITOR: Marta Fairclough TITLE: Spanish as a Heritage Language in the United States SUBTITLE: The State of the Field SERIES TITLE: Georgetown Studies in Spanish Linguistics PUBLISHER: Georgetown University Press...
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Duolingo puts the fun into learning a foreign language by using an addictively ... - The Independent

Duolingo puts the fun into learning a foreign language by using an addictively ... - The Independent | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
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You'll probably mess up the subjunctive form. But you'll get around. You'll understand what you hear very well.
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Canada eyes Chilean arm of troubled Spanish fishery firm - Science - World - Dalje.com

Canada eyes Chilean arm of troubled Spanish fishery firm - Science - World - Dalje.com | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
SANTIAGO, Chile, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Canadian fisheries group Cooke Aquaculture is looking to acquire Pesca Chile, the Latin American country's...
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UK Ambassador Gives Farewell Speech | I Love Chile News

UK Ambassador Gives Farewell Speech | I Love Chile News | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
He completed an intensive Spanish course in the UK several weeks before leaving, but later discovered that this was of limited use as the Castilian Spanish taught in Europe is rather different to the Chilean dialect.
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Octopus got your tongue? - USC News

Octopus got your tongue? - USC News | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
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“Most people are surprised by this combination of linguistics and biology,” said Khalil Iskarous, assistant professor of linguistics and a principal investigator on the NSF grant.
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Dog-to-English translator funded on Indiegogo

Dog-to-English translator funded on Indiegogo | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
A new dog-to-English translator for those who want to talk to the animals and have them talk back has now been fully funded for development.
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Which word was invented in year of your birth? - Telegraph

Which word was invented in year of your birth?  - Telegraph | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
The Oxford English Dictionary has developed an online tool where people can find out which word came into use the year they were born (RT @faraway67: Which word was invented in year of your birth?
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Metaphors We Live By, Lakoff and Johnson

How I fell in love with cognitive #linguistics: Contemporary Theory of Metaphor by George Lakoff http://t.co/117GKxGsxf
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It's time to challenge the notion that there is only one way to speak English - The Guardian

It's time to challenge the notion that there is only one way to speak English - The Guardian | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
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Did you see that great documentary on linguistics the other night?
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Best Paper in Language Award Announced for 2013 | Linguistic Society of America

Best Paper in Language Award Announced for 2013 | Linguistic Society of America | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
"a model for other cross-linguistic work in pragmatics" RT @LingSocAm Best Paper in Language Award Announced for 2013 http://t.co/nZTiGXToyB
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The First African Deaf PhD Recipient Of Linguistics From The International Institute of Sign Language & Deaf Studies | Welcome to the Ugandan Diaspora

The First African Deaf PhD Recipient Of Linguistics From The International Institute of Sign Language & Deaf Studies | Welcome to the Ugandan Diaspora | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Parliamo dell'Uganda... Complimenti!"@terptree: First deaf African to undertake a PhD in linguistics – See more at: http://t.co/yvmfFsU73L”;
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What grocery stores can teach us about linguistics

What grocery stores can teach us about linguistics | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Sometimes ambiguity is more efficient than specific labeling (What grocery stores can teach us about linguistics http://t.co/ux6agPYboj)
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Chilean Movies Anchor Latino Film Festival - Humboldt State Now

Chilean Movies Anchor Latino Film Festival - Humboldt State Now | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
This is the story of Violeta Parra's (Francisca Gavilán's) revival of traditional Chilean music, which inspired a socially and politically committed pan-Latin American folk music movement called “La Nueva Canción.” This biographical film portrays ...
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4 Non-Verbal Chilean Spanish Expressions: Gestures To Go Native Chilean - I Love Chile News

4 Non-Verbal Chilean Spanish Expressions: Gestures To Go Native Chilean - I Love Chile News | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Jared Romey, the creator of the amazing website Speaking Latino and author of the book Speaking Chileno, gives an insight on the most important Chilean gestures.
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A story behind a story | Plume of Words

A story behind a story | Plume of Words | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
I love this, not least because the Bolivian Constitution (Check) includes the motto 'The sea will be ours' (Check)—the past century, during which Bolivia's one-time overland passage to the sea has been Chilean territory, nothing more than a...
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J.R.R. Tolkien's imaginary languages - by Edward Vajda, WWU Linguistics Program director - YouTube

J.R.R. Tolkien, wildly popular for his authorship of the fantasy trilogy "The Lord of the Rings," was by profession an unprepossessing Medievalist and histor... (Love #TheHobit?
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Amazon.com: The Chilean Way: crónicas 2000-2010 (Spanish Edition) eBook: Neil A.T. Davidson, Andrea Palet, Camila Valenzuela León, Piedad Rivadeneira: Kindle Store

The Chilean Way: crónicas 2000-2010 (Spanish Edition) - Kindle edition by Neil A.T. Davidson, Andrea Palet, Camila Valenzuela León, Piedad Rivadeneira. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.
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Social Linguistics: The Contextual Evolution | Bryan Kramer's Blog

Social Linguistics: The Contextual Evolution | Bryan Kramer's Blog | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Words and meanings have been changing for centuries from cave paintings to petro glyphs to pictograms to ideograms to writing to the alphabet.
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Chile Population 2013 | World Population Statistics

Chile Population 2013 | World Population Statistics | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
The main language of the Republic of Chile is Spanish; however, the Chilean dialect of Spanish is a slightly different variation of the standard Spanish language. There are also some indigenous languages throughout the ...
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girls are like really passive aggressive when they text lol

girls are like really passive aggressive when they text lol | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Linguistics, Columbia University (Lol My Thesis (linguistics) — girls are like really passive aggressive when they text lol - http://t.co/8PPl0IWI7K)...
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John McWhorter: Is Texting Actually Advancing Language?

John McWhorter: Is Texting Actually Advancing Language? | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Linguist John McWhorter says there's much more to texting than there seems. (Hmmm...interesting: http://t.co/34Hwb5zCZY #texting #linguistics)
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Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, 27, 9-12 | clinicallinguistics

Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, 27, 9-12 | clinicallinguistics | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
We have neglected to post tables of contents for recent issues. This post will include article titles, with links to further details of each article for the final issues of this year. Vol 27, 9. Spoken expository discourse of children and ...
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LINGUIST List 24.4670: FYI: New Ph.D. Program in Hispanic Linguistics

New Ph.D. Program in Hispanic Linguistics, University of Arizona http://t.co/I98ta3StWM
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