Tag: semantics

  • Language: Words, Communication, and Manners

    Language: Words, Communication, and Manners

    Addressing the topic of Language seems pretty ambitious to me. Ethnologue, a catalog of languages says that there are 6,909 different languages in the world today. That is pretty daunting when you think about the fact that most Americans only speak one language. Even still, among English the International Dialects of English Archive (IDEA) has captured samples…