Can’t get enough of all things Linguistics? A very long list of linguistics movies, documentaries, and TV show episodes

15/08/2017

Find resources here at http://allthingslinguistic.com/post/164037692701/a-very-long-list-of-linguistics-movies


A Visual of World Languages

15/08/2017

Find it in The Tree of Languages Illustrated in a Big, Beautiful Infographic at http://www.openculture.com/2015/06/the-tree-of-languages-illustrated-in-a-big-beautiful-infographic.html

Excerpt:

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Linguistic Fun: How Many Speakers Do the Main World Languages Have?

31/07/2017

About putting languages into perspective worldwide.  Great data in Proportional Pie Chart of the World’s Most Spoken Languages at https://imgur.com/aZdPxKd?s=fb


TED Talk: Where did English come from?

31/07/2017

Find it at https://ed.ted.com/lessons/where-did-english-come-from-claire-bowern, enjoy the talk!


Linguistic Nerds Rejoice: The world’s languages captured in 6 charts

31/07/2017

Great data for us:  https://www.weforum.org/agenda/2017/05/the-world-s-languages-captured-in-6-charts-and-maps?utm_content=bufferf9e74&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer


Euskara: The Mysterious Origin of Europe’s Oldest Language

28/07/2017

A great story for linguistics geeks:  http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20170719-the-mysterious-origins-of-europes-oldest-language


Interesting Report for Linguists: Artificial Intelligence and Language

28/07/2017

Read Researchers shut down AI that invented its own language at: http://www.digitaljournal.com/tech-and-science/technology/a-step-closer-to-skynet-ai-invents-a-language-humans-can-t-read/article/498142#ixzz4o93yDTHA

Scary or exciting?

 

 


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