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From ‘hammajang’ to ‘munted’, lexicographers have issued a worldwide call for regionally distinctive words to define Barry ambition … the Concise Oxford English Dictionary. Photograph: RTimages/Alamy The Oxford English Dictionary is asking the public to help it mine the regional differences of English around the world to expand its record of the language, with early […]
A Google translation isn’t enough evidence to send someone to jail, finds the judge in a narcotics case Greg A man from Mexico was pulled over on the highway in Kansas and was suspected of carrying drugs. With the help of Google Translate, the Kansas Highway trooper asked the man in Spanish if he can search […]
What kinds of jobs can you get with a linguistics major? What career options are there for linguistics PhDs who don’t want to go into academia? The linguistics jobs series interviews people who have a linguistics major, linguistics minor, masters in linguistics, or doctorate in linguistics, about what they’re doing with their careers, advice for […]