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Linguistics at Northwestern

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Language is a complex, species-specific system made up of several components (sound, sentence structure, and meaning). The study of linguistics gives us a unique window on the structure of the human mind and the mind's activity.

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Linguistics Department Newsletter 2022 is released
2022 Abraham Demoz Prize awarded to Caroline Berg-Love in recognition of undergraduate excellence in Linguistics
A great tribute to Masaya Yoshida the recipient of a 2019-2020 Weinberg College Distinguished Teaching Award in the Weinberg College Teaching Awards virtual ceremony!

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