Archive for Linguistics in the comics

Another use for final rises

Today’s Frazz:

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Solo

Today’s SMBC:

Mouseover title: “Dream big, guys.”

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Slightly unfair, but funny

Today’s xkcd:

Mouseover title: “The top search for every state is PORN, except Florida, where it’s SEX PORN.

And the lesson doesn’t just apply to maps, of course…

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Greeter skillz

Today’s Zits:

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Yay us

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Homonyms

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Schrödinger’s pundit

Today’s SMBC:

Mouseover title: “On second thought, let’s just leave them in the box.”

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Harrisian transformation of the week

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Groups

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Lunch order

Today’s xkcd:

Mouseover title: “GO FOR LUNCH, REPEAT, GO FOR LUNCH.”

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English orthography is fake news

Today’s Non Sequitur:

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Hell of slow

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Sociolinguistically aware smartphone

Today’s xkcd, with a “cot-caught merger switch”:

Rumored in the XKCD Phone 6: a “Northern Cities Shift slider”.

 

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