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Systemic Functional Linguistics: Nominalisation: Evolution

Systemic Functional Linguistics: Nominalisation: Evolution | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
This kind of nominalising metaphor probably evolved first in scientific and technical registers, where it played a dual rôle: it made it possible on the one hand to construct hierarchies of technical terms, and on the other hand to ...
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Learning by Reading: Five Contemporary Authors Who Will Help You Master German

Learning by Reading: Five Contemporary Authors Who Will Help You Master German | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
These five German authors have written books that can help you get closer to fluency—while having fun.
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Download An Introduction to Functional Grammar by MAK ... - patbirj

Download An Introduction to Functional Grammar by MAK ... - patbirj | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
An Introduction to Functional Grammar download pdf book. An Introduction to Functional Grammar Download An Introduction to Functional Grammar here. Review "This longitudinal anticipated text is an valuable concert of, ...
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Pattern Grammar: A Corpus-Driven Approach to the Lexical Grammar of English (Studies in Corpus Linguistics, Vol. 4): Dr. Susan Hunston, Dr. Gill Francis: 9781556193996: Amazon.com: Books

Pattern Grammar: A corpus-driven approach to the lexical grammar of English (Studies in Corpus Linguistics)

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Signs & Signifiers: How Social Media is Creating a New Language | Sexy Social Media

Social media is constantly changing the way we communicate. Language as we know it has evolved drastically because of the internet. Here are three ways social (Semiotics, signs, and signifiers.
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Noam Chomsky: The Stony Brook Interviews Part Two

World-renowned linguist and political activist Noam Chomsky is interviewed by Peter Ludlow (A Morning re-watching Ludlow's discussion with Chomsky on the intersections of Philosophy / Linguistics / Science: http://t.co/MjqQqhKzei)...
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Text Understanding in Lilog: Integrating Computational Linguistics and Artificial Intelligence Final Report on the IBM Germany Lilog-Project (Lecture Notes in Computer Science): O. Herzog, C. R. Ro...

Text Understanding in Lilog: Integrating Computational Linguistics and Artificial Intelligence Final Report on the IBM Germany Lilog-Project (Lecture Notes in Computer Science) [O. Herzog, C. R. Rollinger] on Amazon.com.
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9 Little Translation Mistakes That Caused Big Problems | Korean Language Learning Resources

9 Little Translation Mistakes That Caused Big Problems | Korean Language Learning Resources | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
Knowing how to speak two languages is not the same thing as knowing how to translate.Ken Morrison's insight: A fun jaunt off the beaten path....nine short stories of smmistakes toms that made a big difference (9 Little Translation Mistakes That Caused...
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Life in a 21st-Century English Class

Life in a 21st-Century English Class | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
Creating a Common Craft-style video is part of the classroom assignment. By Shelley Wright I  teach in an inquiry, project-based, technology embedded

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Human speech evolved from birdsong - Daily Star Online

Human speech evolved from birdsong - Daily Star Online | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
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Human speech evolved from birdsong
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"It's this adventitious combination that triggered human language," said Shigeru Miyagawa, Prof of linguistics in MIT's Department of Linguistics and Philosophy.
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Language Learning on top of the list | Virtual Online Language ...

Language Learning on top of the list | Virtual Online Language ... | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
Language Learning on top of the user list in virtual worlds. From a study in May 2012 we can make the conclusion, that foreign language learning with 25% is the most frequented field of the educational use of virtual worlds ...
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goFLUENT Publishes Research on the Evolution of Blended Learning Towards ... - Marketwire (press release)

goFLUENT Publishes Research on the Evolution of Blended Learning Towards ... - Marketwire (press release) | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
goFLUENT Publishes Research on the Evolution of Blended Learning Towards ...
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"Today, the rise of Blended Learning is arguably the key trend in the field of language learning.
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Historical Vocab: When We Get It Wrong, Does It Matter? : NPR

Historical Vocab: When We Get It Wrong, Does It Matter? : NPR | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
We're living in an age obsessed with authenticity, says linguist Geoff Nunberg, but we often choose to nitpick the wrong details.
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Introducing Functional Grammar - Inter-stratal tension

Introducing Functional Grammar, third edition, provides a user-friendly overview of the theoretical and practical aspects of the systemic functional grammar (SFG) model. No prior knowledge of formal linguistics is required as ...
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Despite what you've been told, you aren't 'left-brained' or 'right-brained' - The Guardian

Despite what you've been told, you aren't 'left-brained' or 'right-brained' - The Guardian | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
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Despite what you've been told, you aren't 'left-brained' or 'right-brained'
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The concept gained ground in the 1960s based on Nobel-prize-winning "split-brain" work by neuropsychologists Robert Sperry, and Michael Gazzaniga.
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so obviously silly but people do like their myths... like the conduit metaphor.. absurd, but so very popular we don't seem to be able to live without it

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Flipped Foreign Language - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - DigLN, education reform, foreign language

Flipped Foreign Language - Getting Smart by Tom Vander Ark - DigLN, education reform, foreign language | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
Moss Pike was raised in Las Vegas, studied Physics at Cornell University, and after a summer class in the classics found himself working on an M.A. in Classics at UCLA.
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Constructional Approaches to English Grammar (Topics in English Linguistics): Graeme Trousdale, Nikolas Gisborne: 9783110196269: Amazon.com: Books

Constructional Approaches to English Grammar (Topics in English Linguistics) [Graeme Trousdale, Nikolas Gisborne] on Amazon.com. *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
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animal languages 4 (non-historical 'fringe' linguistics 28) | Skeptical ...

animal languages 4 (non-historical 'fringe' linguistics 28) | Skeptical ... | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
The psychologist and zoologist Irene Pepperberg, who has collaborated with linguists, holds that the vocal behaviour of African grey parrots displays some of the characteristics of human language, and that they are capable of ...
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An introduction to systemic functional grammar

An introduction to systemic functional grammar | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
This guest post is by Phil Chappell. Phil taught English for many years in Asia and Australia, and is now a Lecturer in Macquarie University’s Linguistics department, where he convenes the Postgrad...
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Natural Language Annotation for Machine Learning

Learn why it's important to create your own corpus and different methods to do so from the authors of "Natural Language Annotation for Machine Learning." Amb...
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'Matrix'-style effortless learning? Vision scientists demonstrate innovative learning method

'Matrix'-style effortless learning? Vision scientists demonstrate innovative learning method | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
It may be possible to use brain technology to learn to play a piano, reduce mental stress or hit a curve ball with little or no conscious effort, new research suggests. It's the kind of thing seen in Hollywood's "Matrix" franchise.
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Thinking education further than tech

Thinking education further than tech | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
Could the OTS education principles be applied to other fields? For learning a language for e.g? http://t.co/lMFvnzy2fx //cc @YrOfOpenSource
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German on Mother Language Day

German on Mother Language Day | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
To mark International Mother Language Day, we reveal the most popular German words abroad, plus a record-holder and some interesting facts.
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The Grammarphobia Blog: Is “to” part of the infinitive?

The Grammarphobia Blog: Is “to” part of the infinitive? | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
No, to isn't part of the infinitive, and it doesn't accompany every infinitive.
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The Chomsky School of Language [INFOGRAPHIC] | Voxy Blog

The Chomsky School of Language [INFOGRAPHIC] | Voxy Blog | language education & linguistics | Scoop.it
Just catching up on some linguistics!! #nerdtweet #noamchomsky #lightreading http://t.co/ilk3TrxHec
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