S1 E9: Byelingual: Attrition – Prof. Monika Schmid

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Eva-Maria] Hello, everybody. Welcome back to another episode of much language such talk. It’s me, Eva-Maria and I’m really excited about today’s episode. Today I’m joined by one of our volunteers, Mattia. Hi, Mattia, would you like to introduce yourself? [Mattia] Hey, everybody. I’m Mattia. I’m a third year PhD researcherContinue reading “S1 E9: Byelingual: Attrition – Prof. Monika Schmid”

S1 E8: Basque – Prof. Itziar Laka

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Carine] Welcome to another exciting episode of Much Language Such Talk. In this episode you’ll be listening to me, Carine, and María, a new volunteer with Bilingualism Matters who’s studying for an MSc in Developmental Linguistics at the University of Edinburgh. María’s studies focus on language acquisition, bilingualism over the lifespanContinue reading “S1 E8: Basque – Prof. Itziar Laka”

S1 E7: Language Education and Discrimination – Dr. Ania Byerly

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Carine] Hello and welcome to the Much Language Such Talk podcast. Future Carine here! Today’s episode was specifically recorded for the UNs International day of Education, which celebrates of the role of education in peace and development. As academics, we think access to education is a human right and believe aContinue reading “S1 E7: Language Education and Discrimination – Dr. Ania Byerly”

S1 E6: Language Disorders – Dr. Vicky Chondrogianni

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Carine]  Welcome back to another amazing episode of Much Language Such Talk! Today you’re hearing from me, Carine, and our volunteer, Vittoria, who has a PhD in Linguistics at the University of Edinburgh. Her research focuses on how bilingual children are differently affected by language disorders, specifically dyslexia, compared to monolingualContinue reading “S1 E6: Language Disorders – Dr. Vicky Chondrogianni”

S1 E4: Lingo Flamingo – Robbie Norval

Episode 4 – 12 November 2020 Listen here! Episode Transcript [Brittany] Hello and welcome back to another episode of Much Language Such Talk. Today you’re hearing from me, Brittany, and  [Eva-Maria]  Eva-Maria.  [Brittany] In today’s episode we will be talking about an organization which is very near and dear to my heart. Lingo Flamingo is aContinue reading “S1 E4: Lingo Flamingo – Robbie Norval”

S1 E3: The women who keep Bilingualism Matters rolling – Dr. Katarzyna Przybycien & Christy Brewster

Christy Brewster is the Bilingualism Matters Centre’s Administrator, based at the University of Edinburgh. She is responsible for event organisation, communications and general administration.  She has an MA (Hons) in History from the University of Glasgow, and a CELTA Teaching English as a Foreign Language (TEFL) qualification. She taught English in Argentina for three years andContinue reading “S1 E3: The women who keep Bilingualism Matters rolling – Dr. Katarzyna Przybycien & Christy Brewster”

S1 E2: Sign Languages – Dr. Helen Koulidobrova

Listen here! Episode Transcript [Carine] Psst, hey future Carine here! This episode contains a lot of linguistic vocabulary. Sorry for that! For those of us who aren’t linguistics majors or don’t remember your lectures you can check out our glossary for any terms or phrases you don’t know or recognize. Don’t worry, we did asContinue reading “S1 E2: Sign Languages – Dr. Helen Koulidobrova”