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    Archive for March, 2013

    Why Russian and Korean are Phonetic, but English and French Aren’t

    All languages that people speak today import new words from other languages every day. Unless you are a linguist, you probably don’t realize that all languages have “rules” (even if they aren’t written) for how to import words from foreign languages.


    Why You Probably Can’t Identify Your Voice in a New Language

    When we listen to the sound of our own recorded voices, most of us have no trouble recognizing ourselves. We usually think that we don’t really sound like that, but we almost always recognize ourselves.