Daniel Midgley is the resident linguist of RTRfm, so he’s the go-to guy when people ask “Is go-to a word?” He teaches linguistics at Edith Cowan University and the University of Western Australia. He likes language history, language technology, and making up plausible words in Scrabble. He can beat anyone in Letterpress.
Tuesday 20th February
How do we keep mother languages alive?
Wednesday 14th February
How does climate work its way into language?
Tuesday 6th February
Which words enriched our vocabularies, informed our conversations, and zeited our geist this year?
28th November 2017
What will be our Word of the Week of the Year?
22nd November 2017
The sign language glove is an idea whose time has come! Or has it?
15th November 2017
Just how linguistic is neuro-linguistic programming, or NLP?
31st October 2017
Are you stuck for what to go as for Halloween? AI to the rescue!
25th October 2017
Can you spot deception better than a computer?