Daily Archives: December 2, 2016

A short history of like

Much has been written about like in Present-day English. Here is a popular, but pretty accurate account by John McWhorter from The Atlantic: http://www.theatlantic.com/entertainment/archive/2016/11/the-evolution-of-like/507614/?utm_source=eb

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How do we define “indigenous” and “immigrant” languages?

As this article articulates, definitions of the terms “indigenous” and “immigrant” languages aren’t very clear: http://www.languageonthemove.com/getting-past-the-indigenous-vs-immigrant-language-debate/

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