The article is here, but this one's all about the headline.
A recent article in Science Daily has the headline `Linguist makes sensational claim: English is a Scandinavian language'. The claim in question is Jan Terje Faarlund's conclusion that `English is in reality a Scandinavian language'... Read Post
Reader E.G. has passed along a truly baffling link from the BBC, called:Perceptions 'affected by accent'Accent could affect how intelligent people are thought to be, a new study suggests.To many linguists, that headline is roughly... Read Post