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Linguistics is the science of language.
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Scottish Gaelic | Gàidhlig na h-Alba
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“ But what is the opposite of fidelity?' asked Professor Playfair. He was approaching the end of his dialitic; now he needed only to draw it to a close with a punch. 'Betrayal. Translation means doing violence upon the original, it means warping and distorting it for foreign, unintended eyes. So, where does that leave us? How can we conclude except by acknowledging that an act of translation is always an act of betrayal? ...more ”
Grup untuk para pecinta linguistik di Indonesia. Bisa bahas buku-buku linguistik (baik bahasa In…more
[close] Grup untuk para pecinta linguistik di Indonesia. Bisa bahas buku-buku linguistik (baik bahasa Indonesia maupun bahasa Inggris) di sini. Bisa bahas isi bukunya juga kalau ada yang tidak dimengerti (khususnya untuk yang kuliah di bidang linguistik).
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Inventory of pretty and peculiar words, phrases and ideas. Lexiconic adjective 1. of or pertai…more
[close] Inventory of pretty and peculiar words, phrases and ideas. Lexiconic adjective 1. of or pertaining to the lexicon, or vocabulary in general 2. of or pertaining to a lexicon or dictionary "...he performs linguistic acrobatics, bringing a new sense of language into the theatre, combining lexiconic esoterica with street speech." - The Cambridge History of American Theatre, 2000, p.218
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Browsing books on the languages of the world.
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This is a book group hosted by the UMass Boston Applied Linguistics department. While the group …more
[close] This is a book group hosted by the UMass Boston Applied Linguistics department. While the group has as a primary function to bring together students and alumni of the program, our doors are open to everyone interested in the topic!
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