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Talk the Talk: Worst Words (featuring Don Watson)

Wednesday 24th February / presented by Daniel Midgley Ben Ainslie

Are our vocabularies shrinking? Is bureaucratic double-talk a sinister form of code designed to short-circuit original thought?

Author Don Watson thinks so, and explains why in his latest book Worst Words. But how does this view stack up to language science?

Don Watson goes head to head with linguist Daniel Midgley on this episode of Talk the Talk.

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