Is There a Language-Area of the Brain?—And Moro’s Experiments about Re...

Oct 22, 2015 by

Russian neurolinguist and experimental psychologist Tatiana Chernigovskaya has recently given a public lecture “How the internet changed our brain”. (Thanks to Inna Louneva for drawing my attention to this lecture.) A transcript of...

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On Universal Grammar and Related Matters

Aug 23, 2010 by

Recently, Lera Boroditsky, a psychologist at Stanford and editor in chief of Frontiers in Cultural Psychology, published an interesting article in The Wall Street Journal on the subject of whether language influences the way people...

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Klingon

Apr 7, 2010 by

Na’vi, the language invented for the feature film Avatar and discussed in my previous posting, is by no means the first language created especially for a movie. Star Trek fans are, no doubt, familiar with the Klingon language...

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