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Frequently Asked Questions and Popular Resources
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- African American Vernacular English (AAVE or Ebonics)
- Bilingual and Multilingual Children: Two Perspectives
- Child Language Acquisition
- Linguistics as a Career
- Oldest Language
- The Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis
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Academic Programs and Student Resources:
- LINGUIST List Student Portal
- Why Major in Linguistics?
- ASHA Academic Programs Site
- LINGUIST List Programs Area
- LSA Directory of Programs
- Linguistic Society of America's Frequently Asked Questions
- Language Resources on LINGUIST List
- Linguistics Glossary