John McWhorter on the linguistics of the movie Arrival.

What The Wizard of Oz Can Tell Us About Arrival

What The Wizard of Oz Can Tell Us About Arrival

A show about the mysteries of English.
Dec. 13 2016 3:33 PM

What The Wizard of Oz Can Tell Us About Arrival

In Arrival, Amy Adams plays a linguist who discovers that language can radically alter a person’s perception of reality. But is that true?

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