The December 2014 issue of Language (Volume 90, Number 4) is now available online to LSA members and other Language subscribers. Highlights from this issue of Language include:

  • A paper that questions whether the Scripps National Spelling Bee should be more accomodating of contestants who speak nonstandard varieties of English. "Jasmine and the Bee: Spelling word-initial [th] in English", by Gerald R. McMenamin (CSU - Fresno) and Lindsay N. Kerr (Georgetown), appears in our new section on Language & Public Policy.

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