The Languages of Star Wars (Part 2): Human Languages Used in the Films

If you read Star Wars trivia for pleasure or browse Wookieepedia long enough, you’ll eventually discover that some of the languages in the Star Wars films were sourced from real human languages. But which ones? How? Why?… Read More The Languages of Star Wars (Part 2): Human Languages Used in the Films

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Roundtable: Medical abbreviations and linguistic regulation

Today we present an email roundtable among some of our contributors. This is the first of hopefully more than one such roundtables where we collaborative scratch our heads at a bit of unusual data. The discussion doesn’t have to end with what’s inside the post. Please share your thoughts! And let us know if you’re… Read More Roundtable: Medical abbreviations and linguistic regulation