Tag Archive: Language

Feb 13 2013

‘Language time machine’!

Wow! some scientists created a computer program to reconstruct vocabularies of ancient languages using only their modern language descendants. A linguistic Time Machine! The program, a linguistic time machine of sorts, can quickly crunch data on some of the earliest-known “proto-languages” that gave rise to modern languages. When I met with Romani people in Europe, …

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Aug 23 2012

‘Lost in translation’

I am not an academic scholar. I am just an ordinary writer from a poor country called Bangladesh. I studied medicine. Literature was not my subject in the universities. But I loved literature, and I was called a book worm when young. I started writing poetry when I was 12 years old. While studying in …

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