Monthly Archives: February 2013

The Timaru Herald listens to linguists…

Our thoughts on Lindsay Perigo’s comments on the NZ accent were featured in the Timaru Herald. Follow his link to read the feature: Timaru Herald feature

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More language myths

This is a post in the Language in the news series. See more. More language myths in the media today, this time in northern England, related to a letter reportedly sent out to parents by a primary school in Middlesbrough. You can read … Continue reading

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New pathway in Language Variation and Change

Are you interested in accents and dialects? New Linguistics pathway in Language Variation and Change at UC You may not realise it, but the University of Canterbury and the New Zealand Institute of Language, Brain and Behaviour, are among the … Continue reading

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