Biting the Wax Tadpole: Confessions of a Language Fanatic

Biting the Wax Tadpole: Confessions of a Language Fanatic

By Elizabeth Little

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  • Author: Elizabeth Little
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In this decidedly unstuffy look at the staid world of languages, Elizabeth Little uses her favorite examples from languages dead, difficult, and just plain made-up to reveal how language study is the ticket to traveling the world�without leaving the comforts of home. Little�s exploration of �word travel� includes:� Shona, a language lacking distinct words for �blue� or �gr

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