Tomorrow I’m off for a week of adventuring/food eating/mission visiting … and Texas Library Association conference attending. Huzzah! I hope to see many fellow tumblarians there - do flag me down and say hi if you spot me!
I recently read the novel Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell, which is an excellent book that has nothing to do with linguistics. Despite that, I ended up noticing something linguistically interesting about the characters’ names, specifically that of Cather,…
Allthingslinguistic on Fangirl & dialects of American English.
When I say “pin” and “pen,” they sound the same. How about you?