As deer hunting begins in Maryland, we discuss different means for deer population management, including a controversial program in Montgomery County that allows bow hunting on park lands.
In both its spoken and written forms, the English language is constantly evolving. Grammar – the system and structure that underpin communications – and linguistics – the science of its study – can help us make sense of these shifts and changes. We talk with experts in each field about the quirks, foibles, understanding and glory of the written and spoken word.
- Mary Norris Author, “Between You and Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen;” copy editor, the New Yorker
- Cynthia Gordon Associate Professor in the Department of Linguistics; Georgetown University
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