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Isang Pagsusuri sa Kultura at Wika

The following is the transcript of a report I gave about Culture and Language for my Fil 40 class in the University of the Philippines Diliman. 1,574 more words


Frysk, Frisian: A profile of the Fryske Akademy & Mercator Research Centre

Frisian, or Frysk, is a small Germanic language located in the northern part of the Nederlands. in the province of Fryslan, just across the water and polders from Amsterdam and Holland. 598 more words

Time flies!

As the end of summer fast approaches, it’s a nice time to take stock of just how quickly this year has gone and what I’ve done in academic year 2013/14. 759 more words


Even more ways of analyzing variation

As usual, Manchester is sending a squad to New Ways of Analyzing Variation 43 in Illinois this October (check out the line-up for previous years… 72 more words


Great ideas in linguistics: Sociolinguistics

I’ll be the first to admit: for a long time, even after I’d begun my linguistics training, I didn’t really understand what sociolinguistics was. I had the idea that it mainly had to do with… 570 more words

Mancunians at #MethodsXV

Manchet previously reported on the solid LEL representation at Methods in Dialectology XV, Groningen, this week. Here’s a picture of the team having fun! From left to right: Patrycja Strycharczuk, Jonathan Morris, Danielle Turton, Maciej Baranowski, Laurel MacKenzie, and George Bailey.