Talk the Talk
by Daniel Midgley, Ben Ainslie, and Hedvig Skirgård
July 6, 2020 4:10 pm
A podcast about linguistics, the science of language.
Show notes: http://becauselanguage.com/3-lets-talk/
How does conversation work? Why are videoconference calls so awkward and terrible? Why can we say goodbye multiple times in a conversation, but good morning only once? And how do we get good at being a conversationalist?
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