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Dr. Arnold Zwicky M.

Linguistics Professor

Stanford University

HQ Phone: (650) 723-2300

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Stanford University

857 Serra Street, Suite 210

Stanford, California 94305

United States

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Stanford University, located between San Francisco and San Jose in the heart of California's Silicon Valley, is one of the world's leading teaching and research universities. Since its opening in 1891, Stanford has been dedicated to finding solutions to b... more

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The Ohio State University


University of Illinois


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Linguistic Society of America

Association for Psychological Science

American Association for the Advancement of Science

American Academy of Arts and Sciences

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A.B. , magna cum laude
Princton University

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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This is an effect that the ...

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This is an effect that the Stanford linguistics professor Arnold Zwicky calls "the frequency illusion," and it's not the same as a premonition.

Grammarphobia: On Language: "Like" | Grammarphobia

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"People see it as associated with teenagers," says Arnold Zwicky, a visiting professor of linguistics at Stanford. "In general, variants associated with young people tend to be disdained."

Another unfounded assumption about like is that it's used by the less educated among us. "A lot of people are going to say that the variant just 'sounds uneducated,' and no amount of factual evidence is likely to counter this judgment," Zwicky says.

Stanford linguistics professor ...

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Stanford linguistics professor Arnold Zwicky coined the term in 2006 which he claims is caused by two psychological processes:

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Arnold Zwicky's Blog

Arnold Zwicky, a consulting professor of linguistics at Stanford University, covers language in the media, language in entertainment, and linguistics in general in this personal blog with an academic spin.

Belletra » Spoken English

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As Arnold Zwicky puts it,

The first was coined by Language Log poster and Stanford linguistics professor Arnold Zwicky. It's called the recency illusion:

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