Humanities - Linguistics/Literature

Linguistics - Mar 14, 2019
Linguistics
Diet-induced changes in the human bite resulted in new sounds such as "f" in languages all over the world, a study by an international team led by researchers at the University of Zurich has shown. The findings contradict the theory that the range of human sounds has remained fixed throughout human history.
Linguistics - May 9, 2018
Linguistics

For 250 years, the extensive set of manuscripts and papers lay unnoticed in the University Library's basement. Now, linguists from the University of Basel are providing access to Johann Jakob Spreng's Grosses Glossarium der deutschen Sprache (Great Glossary of the German Language) for the first time. With almost 100,000 entries, it would have been the largest German dictionary of its era - but not enough buyers were found to print it.

Media - Sep 15
Media

Von Alexa bis Siri, vom Übersetzungsprogramm bis zu computergenerierten News - heute scheint alles machbar. Am Media Technology Center wird nach Anwendungen für den Redaktionsalltag gesucht.

Linguistics - Nov 25, 2010
Linguistics

Switzerland deals flexibly and pragmatically with plurilingualism. It does this successfully. Nevertheless, immigration and increasing international integration are posing new challenges to schools, economy and administration. If the potential of multilingualism can be tapped, it will be beneficial to the community.

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