Monthly Archives: July 2014

Are you hangry? Do you think Sheldon Cooper is adorkable? And has someone defriended you recently?

I must apologise for the lack of activity in recent months, but other commitments have prevented me Smiling Face Clip Artfrom posting. I promise to do better soon and to get back to more regular updates …

In the meantime, here’s an interesting seventeen-minute talk on dictionaries and contemporary language change by the language historian Anne Curzan (Professor of English, Michigan University). Well worth a listen …

 

 TED is a non-profit organisation which spreads ideas through short talks on all kinds of topics linked to science, business, language, global issues etc. Their aim is to get you thinking …

 

[PS Thank you Karen Turner for tagging me]

 

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