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Talk the Talk: In Praise of Ambiguity

Wednesday 18th June / presented by Daniel Midgley Ben Ainslie

Some words and sentences are ambiguous — they could be taken more than one way.

And that’s not necessarily a bad thing. Or is it? Does ambiguity make language difficult to understand? Or could it actually make communicating easier?

Linguist Daniel Midgley enjoys ambiguity more than most people on this episode of Talk the Talk.

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