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Linguist attempts to protected endangered languages

...demand people learn more common languages such as English. Linguists predict half of the approximately 6,000 languages spoken...The Endangered Language Fund, set up four years ago by linguist Douglas H. Whalen, is financing its first projects this...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/17/ent_222617.shtml
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Former skeptic now believes apes have communication skills

...Va. -- Talbot J. Taylor, like many linguists, initially was skeptical about the notion...much of which has been dismissed by linguists as "monkey see, monkey do" -- mimicry...object was "snake," Taylor said. As a linguist, Taylor was trained to consider structural...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/06/tec_230331.shtml
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NSA might have heard private calls

...two former U.S. military linguists that the super-secret National...quoted two former military linguists at Fort Gordon saying that...quoted former Navy Arabic linguist David Murfee Faulk, 39...31, an Army Reserve Arabic linguist, told ABC News that conversations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/10/10/met_478939.shtml
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Teaching a computer common sense

AUSTIN, Texas -- Day after day since 1984, teams of programmers, linguists, theologians, mathematicians and philosophers have plugged away at a $60 million project they hope will transform human existence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/10/tec_343266.shtml
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Pig latin in cyberspace

...to understand Pig Latin, a made-up language that's spoken by at least half of the world's population, according to linguists who specialize in these sorts of things. Pig Latin is formed by moving the initial consonant or consonant cluster to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/07/31/tec_212215.shtml
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Announcements

- Fort Gordon has made the following announcements: Spc. Wesley Thompson, a Persian/Farsi linguist assigned to A Company, Task Force 201, 13th Military Intelligence Brigade, has been named Servicemember of the Quarter. Staff...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/19/met_453625.shtml
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International flavor blends into tourney

It's a linguist's fantasy land. So for those who enjoy studying the science of language, the Taylor Infiniti USTA Challenger at The Club at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/04/03/oth_410953.shtml
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Cardinal Rodriguez is moderate in region of radicals

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras - Honduran Archbishop Oscar Andres Rodriguez Maradiaga is a linguist, scientist and saxophone player - and a widely respected moderate cardinal in a region known for producing radical priests. As...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/11/rel_449974.shtml
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Surgery imposes silence on pope

VATICAN CITY - Pope John Paul II has spent a lifetime savoring the spoken word: as a young amateur actor, as a linguist with command of a dozen languages, and as pontiff, preaching in far-flung churches, airfields and stadiums. Now he is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/28/rel_445604.shtml
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'King and I' gets same lavish treatment as film

...During his lifetime, King Mongkut of Siam was a Buddhist monk, a skilled statesman, an astronomer, an avid reader and a linguist. But he's best remembered for looking just like Yul Brynner. Today, the Augusta Players will bring the former monarch...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/09/27/app_354809.shtml
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