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I am the communications manager at the Oregon Department of State Lands. With a bachelor's in linguistics, I often find myself caught between how we actually use language and what's acceptable in written text. That makes life interesting though!
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October 22, 2014
It's an Adjective! It's an Adverb! It's "Super"!
February 5, 2016
Whether You Can Make Words Mean So Many Things
February 1, 2016
When the Wrong Word Just Sounds Better
November 9, 2015
Minds, Bodies, and Verbs
September 1, 2015
Ben Zimmer Wins LSA's Linguistics Journalism Award
October 29, 2014
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January 17, 2011
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