language links, ling-anth links

Language links 7/10: i before e

Every Monday, I share some of what I’ve been reading in the past week.

An amazing comic about dual-language education.

Remember ‘i before e except after c‘? Turns out, it’s bullshit. Try: ‘i before e except after w’ or maybe ‘i before e, except for when it’s not’

Names matter. And here are some good tips for getting them right.

There’s a lot of disagreement about the relationships between indigenous languages in Mexico — and my brilliant colleague Magnus Pharao Hansen has just thrown his hat into the ring.

And a worthwhile critique of qualitative research –as a qualitative researcher, I’ve got a lot to say about this !





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