Linguistics in the media

On Bilingualism (from newer to older)

What happens in the brain when you learn a language?, The Guardian, September 4, 2014

No Hangeo’, The Chronicle of Higher Education, December 3, 2013.

...Pero es que en inglés suena mejor, Hoy Digital, Feb 8 2013.

Life as a bilingual. Retaining an accent, Psychology Today, January 19, 2013

Program helps children maintain Spanish skills learned at home, JCONLINE.COM, Dec. 9, 2012.

Learn French, Canada, it's good for you, The Globe and Mail, May 22, 2012.

Why Bilinguals Are Smarter, The New York Times, March 17, 2012.

Study finds all bilingualism gives kids an advantage, This is my Time, February 8, 2012.

 

General Linguistics

Relatively speaking: do our words influence how we think? The Guardian, January 29, 2014

 

Sociolinguistics

What makes a language attractive - its sound, national identity or familiarity?, The Guardian, July 17, 2014

 

TED Talks on Linguistics

What Makes a Word “Real”?, March 2014

3 Ways to Speak English, February 2014.

Ted Radio Hour. Episode Spoken and Unspoken, December 13, 2013.

The Birth of a Word, March 2011

The Linguistic Genius of Babies, October 2010

 

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