British English and American English – What’s the Diff? with Helen Zaltzman

Getting Curious with Jonathan Van Ness #58 June 12, 2018

Helen Zaltzman hosts The Allusionist podcast and joins Jonathan to talk about the current and historical differences between the two forms of English. It doesn’t take long for the conversation to spiral out to also cover accents, manners and how language can be used to shape our opinions and understanding of the news.

Find Helen’s work at TheAllusionist.org. She tweets @HelenZaltzman has an Allusionist group on Facebook.

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This episode is sponsored by Care/Of (www.takecareof.com code: CURIOUS) and Casper Mattresses (www.casper.com/curious code: CURIOUS).

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