Tag Archives: Language

Is British English disappearing?

A recent article in The Economist (20th July 2017) looks at the increasing globalisation of the English language, asking whether British English in disappearing under an American influence. Speaking with language expert Matthew Engel, the article details the ways in … Read the full article

The linguistics of Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones has the richest linguistic universe since Tolkien’s Middle Earth, according to a recent article in The Economist (5th August 2017). The article defers to David J. Peterson, the language expert who is responsible for Game of Thrones’ … Read the full article