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Talk the Talk: Yeah No

Tuesday 5th November / presented by Daniel Midgley Ben Ainslie

Yes and no.

You use these words all the time, but how often do you think about them? They’re not nouns, they’re not verbs, so what are they? Why do we nod our heads yes and shake our heads no? And what’s the deal with yeah no?

Linguist Daniel Midgley explains it all on this episode of Talk the Talk.

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