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Does Language Influence Culture?

Does Language Influence Culture? | literati | Scoop.it
New cognitive research suggests that language profoundly influences the way people see the world; a different sense of blame in Japanese and Spanish
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Notes on Teaching Writing: Four Approaches to the Teaching of Writing

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Infographic: words waiting to be added to the Oxford English Dictionary (Wired UK)

Infographic: words waiting to be added to the Oxford English Dictionary (Wired UK) | literati | Scoop.it
Being included in the Oxford English Dictionary is an English word's equivalent of a knighthood. But, as our infographic shows, a word can be around for a long time before it makes the cut
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Reading the world in 196 books

Reading the world in 196 books | literati | Scoop.it
Writer Ann Morgan set herself a challenge – to read a book from every country in the world in one year. She describes the experience and what she learned.
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BookLamp analyses the DNA of books (Wired UK)

BookLamp analyses the DNA of books (Wired UK) | literati | Scoop.it
Tone, level of tension, perspective, type of action, description and type of dialogue mapped to inform recommendations
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How your brain sees words (Wired UK)

How your brain sees words (Wired UK) | literati | Scoop.it
Two neuroscientists have visualised how the mind groups, orders and categorises language
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