Tue, 12 May 15
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How has Kim Kardashian influenced the way you speak? More than you'd imagine! Michael Rosen and Laura Wright discuss the role of young women in language innovation across cultures, with the help of Dr Enam El-Wer of Essex University.
Tue, 5 May 15
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Michael Rosen and Laura Wright talk to Carole Biggam about the ways in which we name and describe colours, and how that's changed through history.
Tue, 28 Apr 15
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Michael Rosen & Dr Laura Wright consider the names we give to our family relationships: stepmother, half-brother or "blended" family. Author and social critic Dr Wednesday Martin has strong opinions on the effects of these linguistic choices. Where do the words we use for our relatives come from and what do the choices we make say about us?
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