In grade school, no one would have ever guessed I'd grow up to become a linguist-- I was the kid who got Cs in French and couldn't produce a trill to save my life! I went to university majoring in civil engineering-- relieved that there was no language requirement for that major. But I ended up switching to geophysics, thinking that it would be less restrictive than engineering, and that it would allow me to spend more time in the mountains (which turned out to be wishful thinking)...Read more
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News and Views
Our LINGUIST-Lister Danuta is sending you greetings in Polish!
Drodzy użytkownicy LINGUIST LIST! Nazywam się Danuta Allen i jestem studentką lingwistyki na Uniwersytecie Eastern Michigan. Dopiero rozpoczęłam pracę dla LINGUIST LIST, i jestem niezmiernie wdzięczna za to doświadczenie. Każdego dnia uczę się czegoś nowego o tworzonych i rozwijanych tutaj … Continue reading →