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About computeinanotherlanguage

QMUL Student doing languages and computing :)

‘Jack and the Interstalk’ Review

To begin with a link to the article I will be referring to  in this review: http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2010/nov/02/cory-doctorow-children-and-computers Whilst doing my weekly skim through the Guardian website for interesting articles that don’t feature on the front pages of news websites, I … Continue reading

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Best Places in London for Foreign Language Books

Living in London and being unable to get foreign language books, other than on Amazon, was a great dissapointment for me. My course in Comparative Literature involves a lot of international texts, which is precisely what drew me to the … Continue reading

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A Tribute to a Great Literary Classic

Le Petit Prince Or to any English speakers- The Little Prince. The reason I want to post about this particular book is simply because of the layers it has. It is a book which, for me anyway, excludes no one. … Continue reading

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The Language(s) of Music

This post is a musical indulgence with a linguistic twist. I was hoping to share some of the daring musicians who have taken language and transformed it into a much more versatile free form within their music. I have collected songs … Continue reading

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Power to the (Connected) People?

Or even power to the connected people. I have been reading quite a bit about the recent uprisings in the Middle East and this has got me thinking about the way information and data have been coming into our news … Continue reading

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Think your English Vocab is good?

Well if you, dear reader, pride yourself on having a good English vocabulary then why not put that to the test and at the same time do a bit of good to end world hunger? There is only one place to … Continue reading

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‘Links to Lingua’

  I have added a tab to the blog which is called ‘Links to Lingua’ and it is as the title suggests a page of links to websites which can be of benefit to learners of foreign languages. I will … Continue reading

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