I have been listening, for the second time, to a series of lectures by Professor Seth Lerer of the University of California at San Diego: History of the English Language, 2nd Edition, produced by The Teaching Company and included in their Great Courses series of college courses. 70 more words
Tags » Indo-european Languages
Linguistics and behaviorism
Since the 1920s, linguistics experienced a great development in the United States. A great deal of descriptive work was made on the Indian languages, which was associated with anthropological studies. 4,108 more words
“Feast Your Eyes on This Beautiful Linguistic Family Tree,” Mental Floss, 23 October 2014.