Babel Number 36 (August 2021)

Babel No36 (August 2021) Articles The mistakes that we deny that we make them Eva Wittenberg and Adam Morgan on what makes people say words they don’t like saying The egocentric trappings of a pronoun Sandrine Sorlin asks ‘Who is you?’ Subtitling...

Babel Number 35 (May 2021)

Babel No35 (May 2021) Features The ENACT Web App The makers of a new app for language-learning on picking up a language through culture The Art of Making a Good Impression Tony Lapidus on life as an impressionist Small words, big expressions Mel Evans on the...

Babel Number 34 (February 2021)

Babel No34 (February 2021) Features The acquisition of kinship Michelle Pascoe on what it means to become a ‘mother’ Is Cockney dead? Amanda Cole investigates who can be called a Cockney, and what their accent sounds like Surveillance as a marker of...

Babel Number 33 (November 2020)

Babel No33 (November 2020) Articles Bringing the outside in – The Bringing the Outside In team discuss language-in-education policies in Botswana, Tanzania and Zambia. Word association – Peter Thwaites on what word association can tell us about how language is...

Babel No32 (August 2020)

Babel No32 (August 2020) Articles Mining and the MOUTH vowel – Tom Devlin on deindustrialisation and sound change.Linguists at the Movies – the team behind @LinguistsMovies on language at the cinema.Minimal English – Boudjemaa Dendenne on how a lingua franca could...