Language in the Media

Here are some websites pertained to language in the news and in the media.

The Guarani Language Has Its First Dictionary in Paraguay

When Did Americans Lose Their British Accents?

Growing Up Surrounded by Books Could Have Powerful, Lasting Effect on the Mind

The Long Linguistic Journey to ‘Dagnabbit’

‘There are no words’: As coronavirus kills Indigenous elders, endangered languages face extinction

Babies Prefer the Sounds of Other Babies to the Cooing of Their Parents

A Sneaky Theory of Where Language Came From

English Is Not Normal

How the limits of the mind shape human language

Deaf Infants’ Gaze Behavior More Advanced Than That of Hearing Infants

In Hew New Memoir, Cristela Alonzo Talks About the Difficulties of Being Her Mom’s Translator

The Unusual Language That Linguists Thought Couldn’t Exist

The simple words that save lives

Dyslexia Doesn’t Work the Way We Thought It Did

Dog Brains Reveal How Much Human Language They Actually Understand