A Bit Of An Explanation

I am not a professional. Not anywhere near it. But I like to think that some little observations I have about language and the social construction of it are worthwhile.

Some of these notes were originally written for acquaintances with no linguistic experience whatsoever, so please be patient through the explanations of basic concepts, and the simplistic tone.

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

This, This Right Here, Is Awesomeness

When people ask me why I'm so vehemently opposed to one language ( English) being forcibly spoken all around the world, I usually try my best to explain the value of dying languages, and the need to preserve ideas and concepts that can't be expressed in English, as well as the national importance of having a country's own language. Now, I just show them this video, which is most of my argument wrapped up neatly:

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