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Table of Contents. The Before Discovering the Commonality of Words Divided Tongues – The Evolution of Language. The Before. Why Language. 1984 by George Orwell: the concept of Newspeak Language is the foundation of writing.

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table of contents
Table of Contents
  • The Before
  • Discovering the Commonality of Words
  • Divided Tongues – The Evolution of Language
why language
Why Language
  • 1984 by George Orwell:
        • the concept of Newspeak
  • Language is the foundation of writing.
  • Interested in the influence of technology on language (esp. vocabulary)
background history
Background History
  • Industrial Revolution
  • Neologism (new word) formation
  • Oxford English Dictionary
question
Question

“How do words originally used as technical jargon eventually come into common usage?”

thesis
Thesis
  • The creation of a technological advancement.
  • Necessity for and creation of a new word.
  • From expert use to public use.
  • Increase of word’s popularity
  • From everyday use to dictionary entry.
word formation processes
Word Formation Processes

Derivation

Acronyms

Compounding

Blending

Eponyms

Clipping

Coining

Borrowing

Conversion

diviso o za

Diviso γλώσσες – O 進化 Za لغة

Divided Tongues – The Evolution of Language

(Project)

original outline
Original Outline
  • Introduction (documentary)
  • History of Language
  • Influences on Language
  • The Future of Language
revised outline
Revised Outline
  • Introduction (documentary)
  • Roots of Language
  • Changes in Language
  • Evolution of Language
i introduction documentary
I. Introduction (documentary)
  • 64 minute documentary about linguists David Anderson and Greg Harrison’s race to record dying languages.

http://www.pbs.org/thelinguists/About-The-Film/

The Linguists

(2008)

ii roots of language
II. Roots of Language

Language Families

Iroquoian

Afro-Asiatic

Oto-Manguean

Niger-Congo

Indo-European

Uto-Aztecan

Algonquian

Siouan

Sino-Tibetan

Austronesian

Andean-Equatorial

iii changes in language
III. Changes in Language

Amelioration

Specialization

Generalization

Blending

Deterioration

Eponyms

Borrowing

Coining

iv evolution of language
IV. Evolution of Language
  • Language Death
  • Major Cause: interaction with other languages
  • Language Documentation
project logistics
Project Logistics
  • Wednesday, May 18, 2011
  • 2:00pm-4:30pm in the Schola
  • Advertisement: flyers, morning announcements, mass teacher email.
  • 19 out of 46 students showed with 5 teacher walk-ins.
  • Students received a bookmark and pre/post survey plus presenter evaluation.
thank you

THANK YOU!

Salamat

Ringrazzjament

谢谢

شكرا لك

آپ کا شکریہ

Спасибі

Спасибо

Eskerrik asko

תודה

Asante

Ačiū

ありがとう

Danke

Go raibh maith agat

אַ דאַנק

Ju faleminderit

Paldies

Takk

Merci

Σας ευχαριστώ

Gracias

감사합니다

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