An engaging assessment of famous historical qhyperpolyglotq linguistic high achievers who demonstrated an extraordinary capacity for learning and speaking languages explains the sources of such abilities and what their collective talents reveal about the nature of memory and language. By the author of Umab: Slips, Stumbles, and Verbal Blunders, and What They Mean.in college. Presenting these language repertoires (as Ia#39;ve been doing) can seem pointlessly repetitiveauntil you see that he knows languages in four families. Then he added that he speaks Kannada. aHow did you learn it?a I asked. aWellanbsp;...
|Title||:||Babel No More|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2012-10-02|