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This is the type of arrant pedantry up with which I will not put.
This is the type of arrant pedantry up with which I will not put.

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Heads up, BYU corpus users: there's been a data breach, and some usernames and passwords may have been stolen. http://corpus.byu.edu/dataBreach2017Jan.asp 

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Nice little interview with my phonology professor on linguistics, inventing languages, and the movie Arrival: http://news.byu.edu/news/arrivals-oscar-noms-got-you-pumped-about-linguistics

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New shirt from +Jonathon Owen​ at his Arrant Pedantry shop! 
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Yes, language changes. No, you don't get to dictate to everyone else how it changes. Some thoughts on "decimate": http://www.arrantpedantry.com/2016/12/09/prescriptivism-and-language-change/

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In a recent episode of the Lexicon Valley podcast, John McWhorter rejected the idea that "they" is from Old Norse. Here's why I think he's wrong: http://www.arrantpedantry.com/2016/11/15/whence-did-they-come/ 

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Some people say that we already have a gender-neutral pronoun and that it's he. These people are wrong. http://www.arrantpedantry.com/2016/10/31/stupidity-on-singular-they/

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Benjamin Bergen's new book What the F is an entertaining and enlightening read on what swearing says about language and about us: http://www.arrantpedantry.com/…/…/21/book-review-what-the-f/

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I wrote about split infinitives (as in "to boldly go") for the fiftieth anniversary of Star Trek. Find out what they are and why they're okay. http://www.arrantpedantry.com/2016/09/08/to-boldly-split-infinitives/
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