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Talk the Talk: Shibboleths

Tuesday 12th May / presented by Em Burrows Daniel Midgley Ben Ainslie

A shibboleth can mark you as a insider… or an outsider.

Shibboleths can be words, phrases, or even sounds, but getting them wrong can lead to social or political exclusion, and in some cases, they can be fatal.

Linguist Daniel Midgley gives himself away on this episode of Talk the Talk.

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