LOLcats and Linguistics

February 6, 2012 / by Mango Languages

Let's have a little fun and check out the linguistics behind our favorite interweb felines! While cats might not really be able to learn a foreign language, LOLcats have won our hearts with their endearing language.

Check out this fascinating video by Lauren Gawne: "I can has language play: Construction of Language and Identity in LOLspeak."

Once you've watched the video, try out this fun LOLspeak translator and leave us a comment in LOLspeak!

Topics: Language Learning and Culture

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