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Talk the Talk: Language in the Asian Century

Tuesday 6th November / presented by Daniel Midgley

Language lovers are buzzing about the new government white paper: ‘Australia in the Asian Century’.

It’s got language learning at its heart. So why are linguists cautious about its content? How hard can it be to learn a language, anyway?

Linguist Daniel Midgley checks it out on this episode of Talk the Talk.

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