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The Moral Decline in the Words We Use

The Moral Decline in the Words We Use | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
If the frequency of word usage "related to moral excellence and virtue" in the Google Books archive is to be believed, America is in a steep moral decline. (Very Interesting Stuff here!
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The Grammarphobia Blog: Lettering in sports

The Grammarphobia Blog: Lettering in sports | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
How did the noun letter become a verb in sports? (Right!?!
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Present-Day Turkey Is The Origin Of Indo-European Languages (VIDEO) - Latinos Post

Present-Day Turkey Is The Origin Of Indo-European Languages (VIDEO) - Latinos Post | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Latinos PostPresent-Day Turkey Is The Origin Of Indo-European Languages (VIDEO)Latinos PostWhat do English, Russian, Spanish, and Punjabi all have in common? They're all ...
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War of words on the origin of words - The Hindu

War of words on the origin of words - The Hindu | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
The HinduWar of words on the origin of wordsThe HinduIn linguistics we start with root words — actually 'proto-words', or cognates. These are the original words from which variations arise.
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Amazon.com: Syntax: A Generative Introduction (Introducing Linguistics) (9780470655313): Andrew Carnie: Books

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languagehat.com: CHAVACANO.

Commenter and Lojbanist komfo,amonan sent me a link to this article in Spanish on attempts to preserve Chavacano (a/k/a Philippine Creole Spanish), summarizing it as "The language is showing signs of decay, but plenty of under-30s speak it, so it...
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Spanish slang at the cultural forefront. - Spanish Teaching

Spanish slang at the cultural forefront. - Spanish Teaching | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
This year's Cervantes Prize, the highest literary honour in the Spanish speaking world, has been awarded to the Chilean 'anti-poet' Nicanor Parra.Parra's educational background is in mathematics… ... learning, especially in achieving fluency.
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Dictionary of Chilean Slang - dt0f5m3c's Space - Posterous

Dictionary of Chilean Slang - dt0f5m3c's Space - Posterous | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Emilio Rivano Fischer, "Dictionary of Chilean Slang: Your Key to Chilean Language and Culture" Auth orHouse | 3131 | ISBN: 3663193369 | 666 pages | PDF | 63 MB This Chilean Spanish slang dictionary, which covers thousands of ...
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Current Studies in Spanish Linguistics pdf download - mofupono

Current Studies in Spanish Linguistics pdf download - mofupono | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Current Studies in Spanish Linguistics. Hector Campos, Fernando Martinez-GilDownload Current Studies in Spanish LinguisticsCurrent Studies in Spanish Linguistics Hector Campos, Fernando Martinez-Gil e… Hosted by ...
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In Chile, foreign - WLC Main Blog - World Language Communications

In Chile, foreign - WLC Main Blog - World Language Communications | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
It's about morality-building and lesson-teaching. So a Dane, who lived in Chile for a time, decided to change that. She's organized a library that receives foreign-language books and then translates them into Spanish.
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Pick your poison: dialects, idioms and your own personal lingo. « the ...

Pick your poison: dialects, idioms and your own personal lingo. « the ... | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
My Spanish is also peppered with a myriad of delightful phrases from the 70s; Chilean versions of “groovy” and “far-out” that I still use, and that still cause my cousins to grin uncontrollably whenever this dated slang drops ...
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Noam Chomsky: The Last Totalitarian | World Affairs Journal

Noam Chomsky: The Last Totalitarian | World Affairs Journal | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Something along the lines of “whatever the Khmer Rouge may have done, it can't be as bad as what America did in Vietnam, or Chile, or Indonesia, etc. Therefore, I am justified in ....
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Global Q&A: 'What kinds of judgments do you make about people ...

Global Q&A: 'What kinds of judgments do you make about people ... | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
For example, people from different regions of my country, speak with different accents and dialects; there are many in the same region. When I hear ... and I got it. Guido Carcamo Uribe, Puerto Montt, Chile (The Epoch Times) ...
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Book Review: History, Heritage and Tradition in Contemporary ...

Book Review: History, Heritage and Tradition in Contemporary ... | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Robinson argues that such shifts in thinking about the past were not unique to the Conservative Party; policy debates in the Labour Party frequently retreated into the language of 'traditionalists' versus 'modernisers'.
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Master Your Para-Linguistics « The Attractive Lifestyle

Master Your Para-Linguistics « The Attractive Lifestyle | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
A particular process many guys have to go through to feel and become more confident involves looking at yourself from an outside point of view. If your just like how I used to be, incredibly shy and insecure about who I was, ...
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Book News: Loving the Apocalypse, Mapping Linguistics - New Yorker (blog)

Book News: Loving the Apocalypse, Mapping Linguistics - New Yorker (blog) | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
New Yorker (blog)Book News: Loving the Apocalypse, Mapping LinguisticsNew Yorker (blog)Researchers have used disease-mapping methods to trace the origin of Indo-European languages to Turkey.
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Linguistics professor shares his story - N.C. State University Technician Online

Linguistics professor shares his storyN.C. State University Technician OnlineWalt Wolfram, a professor of linguistics, had a long and varied career during his life.
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yes, i speak spanish. no, i don't speak chilean. | la ovejita negra

yes, i speak spanish. no, i don't speak chilean. | la ovejita negra | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
yes, i speak spanish. no, i don't speak chilean. Posted on September 25, 2011 by la ovejita negra. As a (former) linguist-in-training, I learned about variations of language in my classes on sociolinguistics.
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Schools Out…Almost « travelcrumb

Schools Out…Almost « travelcrumb | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
I ended up with 4 classes, Sociolinguistics, Chilean Spanish (history of Chilean spanish), Advanced grammer and Chilean Culture. All were great classes that I enjoyed and learned from. My linguistics classes were a nice ...
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EDUCATION AND ART: Spanish Dialects

Thus, we can speak of an Argentinean, a porteño (from Buenos Aires city), a Chilean, or a Colombian dialect, among others. The differences between dialects are usually limited to intonation, pronunciation and isolated words and expressions.
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Chilean Spanish Slang - spanishslang1

Chilean Spanish Slang - spanishslang1 | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Hi, and welcome to another video blog post "Chilean Spanish Slang"! I hope you enjoy all the content below and benefit from it greatly, there really has been a lot ofresearch and study put into this a… Hébergé par OverBlog.
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LEARNING HOW TO SPEAK CHILEAN SPANISH

... don't want to do. I am a native Spanish speaker and when I first arrived in Chile & started living in Santiago, I couldn't understand the majority of people. ... First at all, your comments and articles about Chile are offensive.
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Discourse Intonation – an excerpt from a lecture by Peter Roach

Discourse Intonation – an excerpt from a lecture by Peter Roach | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
He is also the author of 'English Phonetics and Phonology', the fourth edition of which was published by Cambridge University Press in March 2009. In this clip ... Our thanks to the Phonetics Group Chile for allowing us to use this material.
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The Linguist Implications Of The Word "Uhm . . ."

The Linguist Implications Of The Word "Uhm . . ." | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
... does “Uh(m)” mean?Professional linguists from a selection of highly respected international academic institutions have pondered the question in some detail over the years, but now a new paper from Emanuel A.
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Pisco Sour, the emblematic cocktail of Peru! | Amauta Spanish ...

Pisco Sour, the emblematic cocktail of Peru! | Amauta Spanish ... | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
And then there is the question of ownership, as both Chile and Peru have adopted it as their national drink claiming the exclusive rights to appellation of origin. The fact is that the first vine plants arrived from the Spanish ...
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