It’s time for another audio edition of CONTENTIOUS! Today I have a very special guest: my friend and linguistics mentor Ben, who is one year old this week…
LISTEN NOW! Right-click to download the MP3 audio file. It’s less than 1 MB and only a couple of minutes long.
Believe me, I’m learning far more about the nature of language from Ben than I ever learned in journalism school!
Here’s a book mentioned in today’s short show: The Language Instinct, by Steven Pinker. Read it it’ll change how you think about language and humanity.