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ULwimi: Language and the tongue

Published by Bennett Burnes
Having grown up in such a linguistically homogenous society as the United States – and particularly suburban California – language …
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Language as a Barrier and Catalyst

Published by Akshay
Language is an integral part of how humans communicate. The ability to accurately and effectively express oneself allows for the …
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The Language We Use

Published by Kristiana Gambuti
As an English major, I have always been fascinated with words. With the weight they carry. With the influence they …
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Portland Vocabulary

Published by Hazel Horvath
Learn the language. Learn the culture.   Even having spent only 72 hours in the city of Portland, I have …
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We are all a bit lost looking for food, but James looks the most picturesque while being lost.

Lost in Translation

Published by Youlim Kim
Week 1 Stepping into Incheon Airport was low-key terrifying. Five of us had arrived at the same time, with me …
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Welcome to the Coon Carnival

Published by Ashleigh Smith
The word “coon” is heavy with history. But whose history determines how heavy? In America, the word “coon” is met …
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Naming the Feeling

Published by SaraYuen
As a linguistics major, I am often questioned about my subject of study. It’s a reasonable inquiry! Language is a …
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