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She started to read the work of linguist and political thinker Noam Chomsky in her spare time.
“Semantic change” is what linguists call it when the meaning of a word changes over time.A crispy cauliflower recipe with lemon-mustard dressing proves a cutlet is what you make of it|Daniela Galarza|May 13, 2021|Washington Post
I recently talked to a gesture linguist to learn how people use their hands in different cultures.The woman who will decide what emoji we get to use|Tanya Basu|May 11, 2021|MIT Technology Review
The team consulted linguists to define the parameters for a “male” and “female” voice and figure out where they overlap.
That is Steven Pinker, the Harvard psychologist and linguist.“We Get All Our Great Stuff from Europe — Including Witch Hunting.” (Ep. 446)|Steven D. Levitt|January 7, 2021|Freakonomics
Global Linguist Solutions, LLC (GLS) and the U.S. Military thanks you for your service.Obama Went to War to Save Them, But They Can’t Get U.S. Visas|Christine van den Toorn, Sherizaan Minwalla|September 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But as linguist Mark Liberman notes at Language Log, the president used the word “I” exactly 10 times in that speech.Why the Right Thinks Obama’s a Narcissist—and Why They’re Wrong|John McWhorter|September 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
For example, the creator/writer of Alice in Arabia is Brooke Eikmeier, a former US Army linguist in Arabic.Hollywood’s Major Muslim Problem Doesn't End With 'Alice in Arabia'|Dean Obeidallah|March 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Utopia for Beginners Joshua Foer, The New Yorker An amateur linguist loses control of the language he invented.The Week’s Best Longreads: The Daily Beast Picks December 22, 2012|David Sessions|December 22, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Linguist Geoffrey Nunberg gives the A-word the biography it so richly deserves.‘Ascent of the A-Word:’ The Beauty of the Indispensable Vulgarity|Malcolm Jones|August 17, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Peter Elmsly, a partner of the celebrated Paul Valliant, and himself an importer of books and no mean critic and linguist, died.
Bora on April 27, 1852, this prelate was a man of great culture and a distinguished linguist, who had travelled considerably.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
His mother was a highly educated woman, and was careful to make her son an accomplished linguist.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky|Modeste Tchaikovsky
He was a marvellously alert man, an unusually good linguist, and a cosmopolitan to his finger-tips.The Doctor of Pimlico|William Le Queux
Edward Lhuyd died; a celebrated antiquary and linguist, and keeper of the Ashmolean museum.