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2014-09-01 03:22:01

A Silly Man, Though Lewd.

MODULO.

Spoken British National Corpus 2014.

Nixes Nicettes, Nice Nicors.

Französisches Etymologisches Wörterbuch Online.

Firgun.

LOCAL PRONUNCIATION.

Suddenly Popular.

SOLDER.

Who Speaks Wukchumni?

STRIDDEN.

A Bilingual Challenge.

Fun with Latin.

The Four Thieves.

Kin-dza-dza!

UNCLEFTISH BEHOLDING.

Newfangled Spelling.

Every-day Pronunciation.

RIP Richard Dauenhauer.

Zanjeer.

WHERE EVERYTHING IS A THINGUMMY.

CANADIAN DEMONYMS.

NA(R)POO.

Budapestiek and Istanbullu.

Too Many Books, Part Umpteen.

Trading Reeds and Stems.

PUBLICIST.

TOLKIEN TRANSLATION OF

Are the World’s Languages Consolidating?

Some Links.

The Story of “Dob.”

TRAI(T).

Stet and An Untranslatable Poem.

WHY ARE SF NOVELS SO LONG?

Slang of the

New Dialects.

DAVID FOSTER WALLACE DEMOLISHED.

Emendation via Degustation.

Maltese and Arabic.

Garnett and Tolstoy.

Ancient Graffiti Allegedly Found.

Men in Slips.

Uyghur läghmän and Mandarin lāmiàn.

Shtetl/Mestechko.

THE BOOKSHELF: FOWLER CLASSIC.

RUSSIAN WORD OF THE DAY.

Lefebure.

HUGE Database.

THE ETYMOLOGY OF EROS.

PHILOPENA.

God in Four Letters.

Oriental(ism).

Talking Like That.

Masha Gessen on Dovlatov.

Caused For.

SOMEWHERE A DOG BARKED.

David J. Peterson on Creating Languages.

Incomprehensibility.

Twelve Years of Languagehat.

“Jesus” in Dungan.

Sut.

BEGINNINGS.

Word Crimes.

Different Language, Different Self.

YU MING IS AINM DOM.

Teaser.

Yei Bohu.

Confidence Man.

Bad English Shaming.

AITCH OR HAITCH?

NONHOMOPHONOUS HOMOGRAPHS.

CASTAGNA’S MALTESE.

More on Ninilchik.

The Sex Life of the Nineteenth Century.

The *Bʰlog.

DODO.

Opening Paragraphs.

Rosemary Tonks.

William Weaver and Translation.

Where Did Yiddish Come From?

Regency.

Shadow Tongue.

The History of Autocorrect.

Title Case for Bird Names.

The Language of the Game.

Neoguri.

NORMAL.

Blimba.

The Languages of Czernowitz.

UH-OH!

Around DH in 80 Days.

LINGONBERRY.

Ur-etyma.

How to Speak British.

Mucket.

Mana.

Erk.

MANA, MANYOGANA.

MODOC.

IMPOSSIBLE WORDPLAY.

55 Canadianisms You May Not Know.

The Seemly Intensity of the Curse.

Cotton (On) To.

Spiflicated!

Tatars and Non-Tatars in the Crimea.

COLLECTING MANDELSTAM.

Cartoon Theories of Linguistics.

Balmont’s Ozymandias.

VOLITARY.

The Golden Legend.

Dostoevsky’s Double.

Zahir on Lushootseed.

TOLKIEN AS CONLANGER.

BANNING LATIN.

LINGUINI BONGOLE.

SYNDONIA.

BOOKS DO FURNISH.

RUSSIAN ARCHAISMS.

Which English?

CUYAHOGA.

Mèfi and Ratapignata.

Wine and Grapes and Perfect Serenity.

KONOSTAULOS.

Root.

New Neruda Poems Discovered.

Superlative Violence.

Translating

CARRICK.

“THE” + FREEWAY.

Splitting Russian.

KUMAMOTO FESTSCHRIFT.

Football vs. Soccer.

The Nihilist Buffs His Fingernails While Society Crumbles.

A Blast (of Steam) from the Past.

HOW DARE YOU SPEAK MY LANGUAGE!

AUGUSTINE ONLINE.

NAVIN = NUN.

Karamzin on the English Language.

THE SOUND OF HOME.

The Rise of Local Languages in India.

Chinese and Indo-European Roots and Analogues.

The Anxious Scribe.

CANADIAN GEESE.

It Ain’t Heavy, It’s My Job.

SAID-BOOKISMS.

In the Lands of the Romanovs.

ArticulatoryIPA.

ONLY ONE IS THE SAME AS NONE.

The Shame of Francophilia.

Math vs. Maths.

MOESO-GOTHIC WASN’T GOOD ENOUGH.

How Well Can You Spell?

How to Name Animals in German.

Gopnik’s Word Magic.

IT ISN’T/IT’S NOT.

PARQUET, PARK.

SUB SPECIE AETERNITATIS.

Hodgson IV: Reluctant Naturalism.

Superstition.

Muturzikin.

A SOLIS ORTUS CARDINE.

Bongo Bongo.

Encyclopedia of Attested Semantic Shifts.

Actual.

Jonathon Green on Slang II.

TINKLING THE IVORIES.

Russia’s New Profanity Wars.

SQUIRREL INSTITUTE.

Phrasebooks for the Silk Road.

SONICA.

AN UNKNOWN MASTERPIECE.

EFFLE.

The End of Marrism.

ARANESE.

MA, A SMALL BIRD.

BUMPY.

Images of Persian Manuscripts Online.

Emily Dickinson Archive.

A STORY AS SHARP AS A KNIFE.

Superfine English.

Grannies Telling Fortunes.

The Third Language.

LANGUAGE ATLAS OF CHINA.

What Kind of Linguist Should You Be?

Veltman’s Multilingualism II.

Veltman’s Multilingualism.

Translate This Book!

Herta Müller and Romanian.

Ramsey Nasser and Programming in Arabic.

Physics and Lexicography.

Hodgson II: The Convergence.

Erunda.

English As We Speak It in Ireland.

ANGLO-INDIAN DIALECTS.

Why Some Languages Sound More Beautiful.

Korneslov.

LINCOLN.

Fixing the Bibliotheca Clementino-Vaticana.

How the Books Survived.

Unicode Help.

Butkov’s Attics II.

-WARE WORDS.

CANADIAN SPELLING.

Poor as Irus.

LANGUAGES OF THE WORLD.

OSSETIA.

Kzeremetz.

The Language of Ingalric.

FRANKGUM.

Interactive Algonquian Language Map.

Boko.

The Return of Culver.

AUSTRONESIAN LINGUISTIC PHYLOGENY.

A Tour of British Accents.

Varia III.

SAWBUCK.

PRONUNCIATION WARS IN TEXAS.

WAMPANOAG REVIVAL.

Literary or Spoken?

THE STAYING POWER OF GUARANI.

Minging and Onkus.

CHECHENS DON’T LIGHTLY CURSE.

Komtur.

Dothraki and Valyrian.

What Is a Clyse?

On New Year’s Day.

Bewray the Repricon.

ROSSIISKII VERSUS RUSSKII.

Poor Folk I.

The Cranes of Ibycus.

EPEOLATORS ALL.

ANATOLY KIM.

Poor Folk II.

OLDEST BASQUE INSCRIPTION.

Free OUP Online Resources.

GEOMINY.

EIGHT YEARS OF LANGUAGEHAT.

The Great Language Game: Followup.

Markevich’s Linguistic Heroes.

Pronounce Wisconsin.

LOOSE DECIMATION.

Compass Award: Tarkovsky.

Gazdanov’s Languages.

LA LEGENDE DE NOVGORODE.

Mashinski at Mount Holyoke.

CHIFFERI.

Elephantine.

Costello.

Bhag-.

VASILY AKSYONOV, RIP.

New Words in the OED.

ALL THAT IS SOLID.

The Importance of Profanity.

Crimean Words.

Washirweng.

CARL RAKOSI.

ZUKOFSKY BIO.

Malapropisms and Mispronunciations Helped Make English What It Is.

New Sappho!

Imaginary Books.

LANGUAGE IN 19TH-CENTURY RUSSIA.

CEMENT.

RAZBLIUTO? NYET!

ESSENTIALIST EXPLANATIONS.

The Calvert Journal.

Beringian in the News.

FEIJOA.

Butkov’s Attics.

LAZHECHNIKOV’S ICE PALACE.

Samizdat Romance.

Anglo-Foreign Words.

READSPEAKER AND YO.

Cellar Door.

Efimok, Efimon.

HABANERO.

TRADEMARKS.

UNTRANSLATABLE HARE.

Linguistic Non-Twins.

Down with the Nasty Asiatic Vowel!

Secretory.

No Specific Word for Species.

Languages of Ukraine.

Aramaic, Magical and Naughty.

THE X OF WHICH YOU SPEAK.

WHY IS “LENGUAGE” “IGNATZ”?

Xhosa Clicks.

THE AFFIRMATIVE ACTION EMPIRE.

SUBLATE.

Miaphysitism.

DEFUGALTY.

The Code-Switching Life.

UNCERTAINTY IN RECONSTRUCTION.

WORDS I LEARNED FROM ANNIE PROULX.

ACROSS THE ALPHABET WITH OED UPDATES.

How We Stopped Speaking Yiddish.

Weegie Words.

Italian Paste.

Catherine, Empress of Byzantium.

Why They Learned Polish.

POLITICS AND LANGUAGE IN UKRAINE

Literary Twins.

NOOSES GIVE.

U.S. EDITOR OFFENDS U.K. WRITER.

FOUR YEARS OF LANGUAGEHAT.

MORE JABBERWOCKY TRANSLATIONS.

NUMBER SYSTEMS.

Paumanok.

Tkaronto.

That Damned Raw Stuff.

IN PRAISE OF MINOR WRITERS.

ONE-LETTER WORDS.

Cantonese Proverbs in One Picture.

DADA.

Crowdsourcing WWI Word Origins.

Cantonese Poetry Recitation.

Mokum.

Lubok.

COUNTING LANGUAGES.

Top Minority Languages of Europe.

The Savoyard and His Marmot.

Mel Brooks on the Russians.

CHEKHOV.

Matradura.

Aztec Voynich?

LATIN AMERICA.

The Red Balloon of Russian History.

Loan Words.

UPYR/VAMPIR.

Shiloh, Silom.

Inventing Hazaragi.

The Library of Deir al-Surian.

BALASHON.

BECKWITH: BARBARIANS AND MODERNISM.

TOO MANY FISH.

Gogol’s Gamblers.

The Dictionary as Data.

Balzac’s Goriot.

IN THE CITY OF N.

No Rage in Outrage.

OKH BLYA!

The Real History of the Word Redskin.

POLYGLATT.

THE FIRST MS.

KIDS TODAY, FRENCH VERSION.

AFRICAN IDENTITIES.

Reichsaramäisch.

GUBBINS.

Nobody Said That Then!

Ghent Word Test.

HUNGARIAN YOU.

THE BOOKSHELF: OUR MAGNIFICENT BASTARD TONGUE.

NAMES AROUND THE WORLD.

MORE BAD WRITING.

THE COOLEST LANGUAGES.

Misleading Appearances.

TRANSLATOR AMBIVALENT ABOUT AUTHORS.

Variety in Language.

LIMERENT.

The Thirty-Three-Year Lexicon.

DOWN WITH PALATALIZATION!

DON’T DROP THE IBN.

Russian in Kakania.

OMNIGLOT.

The Cat’s Mother.

Xmas Loot 2013.

GOGOL’S VII.

ON THE RADIO.

Taras Bulba.

The Tailor.

HEBREW SLANG.

Compare Translations.

SELF-TRANSLATION.

FOEDORA.

IT WOULD MAKE A DOG THINK.

Pericope.

Some Links.

Report from the Interior.

Scribbling in the Margins.

Brothel/Bordel.

Mistresses and Mrs.

IGNORANT BLATHERING AT THE NEW YORKER.

Rilke or Not?

Tweaking the OED.

Bernstein’s Mandelstam.

FIVE LANGUAGES.

OSTENSION.

Odoevsky’s Russian Nights.

Two Links from Bulbul.

Paramount.

Unless.

CIVIC ALPHABET.

Shooting Stick.

VOYNICH.

MACHINE TRANSLATION FOILS GOOGLE.

Colon: To Begin With.

ENGLISH IN MALAY.

Asterix and Language Change.

Biliteral Roots.

Counting and Telling II.

Pastiche.

Counting and Telling.

LIPSI.

PERSIAN AS A LINGUA FRANCA.

The Language of Babel.

Cultural Heritage in School.

Odors in Language.

Onegin in Slovak.

DOING FIELD LINGUISTICS IN NEW YORK CITY.

Indo-European Jones.

Auctoritas II.

True-Blue Singaporean Slangs.

Ivrit/Yehudit.

X-Elements.

KITTITIAN.

SERGEI KRUGLOV.

Blame Chomsky!

Because (Prep).

Meshi.

EATING A STITCH IN TIME.

KABUKI.

Auctoritas.

YAWNING BREAD AND GEYLANG.

BIRCH-BARK LETTERS.

THE CULPRITS OF SOUND CHANGE.

SAVING JUHURI.

Cavafy in Turkish.

Ambrose Bierce.

MAJOLICA.

How You Guys Talk.

EVERETT V. CHOMSKY.

VA BANQUE.

Peer Pressure.

THIS IS HOW WE MADE THE BABY HATS.

TOLSTOY SPEAKS!

THE CASE OF COMRADE TULAYEV.

ALGERNON.

Apis.

THE BOOKSHELF: COGNITIVE POETICS AND CULTURAL MEMORY.

MOOT.

SYM AND EM.

YAM YAM.

TABELLION.

MORE TRANSLATION WARS.

I TIE MY HAT.

The Prolific Galen.

LOCAL MEMORY.

GRR.

The Bookshelf: Miscellany VI.

BLACK HOLES OF SELF-CANCELLATION.

MUSKOGEAN AND LAMB’S-QUARTERS.

THE MULTIFARIOUS AUBERGINE.

THE LANGUAGE WARS.

FILLING THE GOBLET.

IN DREAMS.

BLACK SUN IN MANDELSHTAM.

TRUTH, LIES, AND OGONEKS.

ROCK.

THOSE DARN BIOLOGISTS AGAIN.

THE HOPE OF FINDING ORDER.

METATHESIS DATABASE.

CULTURAL LAG.

Site Announcement II.

MARRISM.

THE HISTORY OF RUSSIAN THOUGHT.

LINGUISTICS IN SF.

CROWDSOURCING SEMANTICS.