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4th September 2019
Lots of languages. Itty-bitty living space. How come?
27th August 2019
Why are some languages more systematic than others? It could come down to community size.
30th July 2019
We’re opening up the Mailbag for another episode.
23rd July 2019
The rules are changing. Here’s the manual.
18th July 2019
These word parts are coming into their own.
25th June 2019
If you’re at a park in New York City, you may see someone at a table […]
18th June 2019
Poetry expresses the soul’s innermost. No wonder it’s kind of terrible.
11th June 2019
How can we have linguistic discussions with grammar sticklers?
4th June 2019
Some words were less restricted in bygone days of yore. Wait: yore? Bygone?
28th May 2019
Juxtapose. Obfuscate. And of course, absquatulate.
14th May 2019
What happens to language when newcomers move in?
3rd May 2019
Imagine watching your language erode away. How would you help it to stay alive?