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Interview: David J. Peterson, Author Of 'The Art Of Language Invention' : NPR

Posted By hyperlingo on Everything Else - David J. Peterson has crafted languages for TV shows and films — even a whole language for a single giant, in Game of Thrones. For him, every language is a balance of the technical and the artistic.

Now you're talking: how language skills can boost your career – live chat | Guardian Careers | The Guardian

Posted By hyperlingo on Everything Else - What’s the best way to put language skills to good use? And what jobs should multilinguals be considering? Ask the experts on Thursday 8 October 1–3pm

Downton Abbey producer admits language is dumbed down to make characters sound more 'like us' - Telegraph

Posted By hyperlingo on Everything Else - Gareth Neame counters claims the show is historically innaccurate by admitting
script writers seek to find a 'middle ground'

Johnson: Language pedagogy: The chunking express | The Economist

Posted By hyperlingo on Education - WORDS and rules. That’s what language is, isn’t it? We have a mental lexicon, and we string words together with rules (grammar) to make sentences. So learning a...