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The other day, I was walking along Barkley Street in St Kilda, Melbourne, and I noticed this small sign in a shop window.
Since part of the BILD goal is to start conversations about sociolinguistic happenings, I’m flipping this blog-writing business on it’s head this week and want to hear from YOU. 23 more words
As the summer conference season comes to an end, one of the last – and biggest – events of the season is yet to come. There will be a healthy contingent of present & past Mancunians at UKLVC 10 in York this coming week, including one of the plenary speakers: former LEL lecturer Benedikt Szmrecsányi, now at Leuven, on… 209 more words
Linguistics is the study of language. Knowledge of linguistics, however, is different from knowledge of a language. Just as a person is able to drive a car without understanding the inner workings of the engine, so, too, can a speaker use a language without any conscious knowledge of its internal structure. 189 more words
In Scotland, in the history of
education and training, 17 century compulsory education free of charge at the end of 19, in German teacher education and training have affected David Stowe was founded in Glasgow Normal Seminary for teachers. 253 more words