What is Spanish? A linguist’s perspective

Posted by in Misc on 17. Jul, 2018 | 1 Comment

Linguist John McWhorter explaining why trying to create “tidy categories” of languages isn’t a good way of understanding how they work in reality. He uses Spanish and its many variants and related languages as an example.

Early Thoughts on Rearing Bilingual Kids

Early Thoughts on Rearing Bilingual Kids

Posted by in Being Dad on 03. Sep, 2012 | No Comments Yet

As we stand about six weeks out from the birth of the little girl who will make us parents, we’re constantly batting back and forth parenting ideas. Soon theory will need to become practice, and one practice I’m determined to employ is teaching my kids Spanish from birth.