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It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

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Sounds Fascinating

By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.


Call Deadline: 01-Oct-2013

Call Information:
Dialectologia ( invites submissions of original papers and notes, reviews or summaries. Articles received by 1-Oct-2013 will be considered for publication in Number 12 (January 2014). Authors wishing to participate should submit the article via email. Submissions must strictly follow the guidelines provided at the URL.

The journal aims to join the experiences of researchers working in different fields of Dialectology (linguistic variation, geolinguistics, methodology, synchronic and diachronic dialectal data, new technologies, social dialectology, etc).

Dialectologia has four main aims:
1. to provide dialectologists from all over the world with a forum for the exchange of ideas and methods,
2. to create links between dialectology and more or less related disciplines,
3. to study language variation from different points of view,
4. to bring dialectology up-to-date by incorporating new techniques and modern theoretical approaches.

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The journal is a double-blind external peer-reviewed journal, published twice yearly, that complies with the norms of the Spanish Foundation for Science and Technology (FECYT). Each issue publishes 5/6 articles related to a specific subject. It includes also book reviews and news about congresses, meetings and recent publications. Original papers will be evaluated within a period of three months.