Crash Course Linguistics

Language Change and Historical Linguistics

Episode 13 | 12m 23s  | Video has closed captioning.

Language is constantly changing. Today’s small changes could lead to entirely new dialects or languages in the future. We learn about how and why languages change, what happens when languages come into contact with each other, how linguists piece together the history of a language and more.

Aired: 12/18/20

Rating: NR


Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning