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Where Theory Meets Practice: Using Language To Help Make the World a Better Place

Whenever I tell someone I’m a linguist, the inevitable question I get asked is, “So how many languages do you speak?” Similarly, when I tell people I work at Rosetta…

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Language Myths and Complicated Languages

My recent video answering the question “Why are some languages so complicated?” sparked a great discussion among some of our readers—and it raised some good questions. I thought I’d reply…

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Chitimacha: Building Blocks for Revitalization

Revitalizing a language that hasn’t been spoken in 70 years is no easy task. Yet, just this past month I spent seven days working with the Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana…

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Rosetta Stone Navajo: Rising to the Challenge

The Navajo project has been an exciting challenge for the Endangered Language Program (ELP). As in most of our work at Rosetta Stone, there were logistical hurdles, like coordinating a…

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