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Researchers discover new language

A new language has been discovered in a remote part of India. The language, Koro, was discovered by a team of linguists who were on an expedition as part of National Geographic’s “Enduring Voices” project on threatened indigenous languages. It is estimated that the language is spoken by around 800 to 1200 people and has(…)

Animation influences language?

I consider myself reasonably well travelled, and have done most of my travelling on a (small) budget. This means I’ve stayed in a lot of hostels. One thing that unites hostels the world over is what’s on TV – at some point you’re almost guaranteed to see The Simpsons. Personally, I’m not a fan of(…)