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Read famous quotes and words by Pablo Neruda

Read famous quotes and words by Pablo Neruda | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Read famous quotes, proverbs and words by Pablo Neruda - Here I came to the very edge where nothing at all needs saying...and every day on the balcony of the sea wings open fire is born and everything is blue again like morning.
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An Introduction to Linguistics: on micro linguistics and language competence

An Introduction to Linguistics: on micro linguistics and language competence | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Linguistics is compulsory when a person is going to learn a language. As generally known, a person is said as good-in-english or good-in-Arabic through his/her ability of assessing four language sk...
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Assistant Professor of typologically-informed field linguistics | Department of Linguistics - UC Santa Barbara

A new specialization within linguistics? "typologically informed field linguistics" (job ad at UCSB): http://t.co/O4Iq5uOLpg
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Review: General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics; Spanish: Montrul ...

This book is a necessary introductory textbook, written in Spanish, about bilingualism in the Spanish-speaking world It provides an extensive and thorough review of the linguistic, social, political and educational aspects...
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Roberto Bolaño

Roberto Bolaño | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
The Chilean-Spanish novelist and poet Roberto Bolaño died on this day in 2003, aged fifty.
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How Forensic Linguistics Outed J.K. Rowling (Not to Mention James Madison, Barack Obama, and the Rest of Us)

How Forensic Linguistics Outed J.K. Rowling (Not to Mention James Madison, Barack Obama, and the Rest of Us) | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Earlier this week, the UK's Sunday Times rocked the publishing world by revealing that Robert Galbraith, the first-time author of a new crime novel called The Cuckoo’s Calling, is none other than J...
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SpanSubjunctive - Daily questions on the subjunctive tense in Spanish! | Wisr

SpanSubjunctive - Daily questions on the subjunctive tense in Spanish! | Wisr | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Wisr teaches anything from Chemistry to Algebra through Twitter/chat/SMS/email. Learn by answering questions in the communication channel where you are most comfortable.
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A Joke About Avocados & Linguistics

A Joke About Avocados & Linguistics | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
“ A wife asks her husband, “Could you please go shopping for me and buy one carton of milk, and if they have avocados, get 6."
A short time later the husband comes back with 6 cartons of milk.
The...
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A joke is a very serious thing.
Winston Churchill 

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22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From Each Other

22 Maps That Show How Americans Speak English Totally Differently From Each Other | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Small lobsters are tearing this nation apart. ; (So called linguistics expert missed "Yinz". Folks in Pgh dont say "you guys" or "you all".
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Again. Variationists have a blast!

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Language in Conflict - Language in Conflict

Language in Conflict - Language in Conflict | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Language in Conflict is a web platform dedicated to encouraging understanding, discussion and cooperation between those working in linguistics and conflict resolution.
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Book review: Maya's Notebook by Isabel Allende shows spirit - Vancouver Sun

Book review: Maya's Notebook by Isabel Allende shows spirit - Vancouver Sun | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Book review: Maya's Notebook by Isabel Allende shows spirit Vancouver Sun Her new novel, Maya's Notebook, is a story of a young woman's journey from a secure, loving home to the seedy underbelly of life on the street and then on to a remote island...
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CILC 2014 : 6th International Conference on Corpus Linguistics

CILC 2014 : 6th International Conference on Corpus Linguistics | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
The Organizing Committee of CILC2014 invites scholars and researchers to submit paper and abstract proposals preferably related to the theme of this edition Input a word, analyze the word: Corpus Linguistics and Society, within any one of ...
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The Lingua File: Finding Posh Words In English

The Lingua File examines why the linguistic origins of words can often predict their prestige, or lack thereof, in the English language.
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UF professors say sabbaticals make them better - San Francisco Chronicle

UF professors say sabbaticals make them better - San Francisco Chronicle | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
UF professors say sabbaticals make them better San Francisco Chronicle The associate professor in linguistics attended conferences around the country and conducted research at other universities in the Netherlands, Spain and China, exploring new...
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Core Syntax: A Minimalist Approach (Core Linguistics): David Adger: 9780199243709: Amazon.com: Books

Core Syntax: A Minimalist Approach (Core Linguistics)

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Core Syntax: A Minimalist Approach (Core Linguistics) [David Adger] on Amazon.com. *FREE* super saver shipping on qualifying offers. This is an introduction to the structure of sentences in human languages.
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SpanSubjunctive - Daily questions on the subjunctive tense in Spanish! | Wisr

SpanSubjunctive - Daily questions on the subjunctive tense in Spanish! | Wisr | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Wisr teaches anything from Chemistry to Algebra through Twitter/chat/SMS/email. Learn by answering questions in the communication channel where you are most comfortable. (RT @SpanSubjunctive: No hay nadie que lo ___ (querer) como yo.
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What Makes Something A 'New' Language? - NPR

What Makes Something A 'New' Language? - NPR | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
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What Makes Something A 'New' Language?
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A bit more Help with Understanding the Spanish Subjunctive - Spanish Teaching

A bit more Help with Understanding the Spanish Subjunctive - Spanish Teaching | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Fluent SpanishWe are always looking for better ways to help you understand the dark world of the subjunctive, so we're going to continue with the same theme that has been driving us crazy the past few weeks.
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Daybook - The Barnes & Noble Review

Daybook - The Barnes & Noble Review | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Lit note: Died this day in 2003 Chilean-Spanish novelist & poet Robert Bolano. Ranked with Proust, Joyce, Pyncheon http://t.co/e2LAYTKI7T
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Writing programs using ordinary language - MIT News Office

Writing programs using ordinary language - MIT News Office | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Systems that can convert written specifications into working code in a few narrow cases could be generalized to other tasks.
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How speech and language determine success in the workplace

How speech and language determine success in the workplace | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Do you alter your speech patterns depending on the company you keep?
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This should be interesting:

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Salford culls courses ‘to secure future’

Salford culls courses ‘to secure future’ | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
The University of Salford has confirmed plans to close virtually all courses in modern languages, politics and contemporary history and shut down an entire school “to secure the future of the university” after seeing falling student demand.
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Who would have guessed? I have nevers seen anything like this before! Let follow it up!

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Dialect Maps Illustrate US Accents: Linguistics Go Viral on Social Media - Newsmax.com

Dialect Maps Illustrate US Accents: Linguistics Go Viral on Social Media - Newsmax.com | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Dialect Maps Illustrate US Accents: Linguistics Go Viral on Social Media Newsmax.com A series of maps illustrating the linguistics and pronunciations of certain words in different regions throughout the country is amusing Americans everywhere on...
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22 Maps That Show The Deepest Linguistic Conflicts In America ...

22 Maps That Show The Deepest Linguistic Conflicts In America ... | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Everyone knows that Americans don't exactly agree on pronunciations. Regional accents are a major part of what makes American English so interesting as a dialect. Joshua Katz, a Ph. D student in statistics at North Carolina ...
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Linguistics Professor Receives Dizikes Award for Teaching in ...

Linguistics Professor Receives Dizikes Award for Teaching in ... | Chilean Spanish | Scoop.it
Linguistics professor Donka Farkas was presented with the 2013 John Dizikes Teaching Award in Humanities yesterday at the Humanities Division's Spring Awards Celebration.
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