New series: 50 Great Ideas in Linguistics

As I’ve been teaching this summer (And failing to blog on a semi-regular basis like a loser. Mea culpa.) I’ll occasionally find that my students aren’t familiar with something I’d assumed they’d covered at some point already. I’ve also found that there are relatively few resources for looking up linguistic ideas that don’t require a … Continue reading New series: 50 Great Ideas in Linguistics


Hi! I’m Dr. Rachael Tatman. I’m a data scientist at Kaggle. Before that I was getting my PhD in Linguistics at the University of Washington, and before that I was an undergraduate student in linguistics & English literature at the college of William and Mary. My research in grad school was mostly in computational sociolinguistics, especially how our … Continue reading About