We chatted about creating, deconstructing and learning languages with the conlanger who invented the fictional languages you hear in ‘Game of Thrones.’
As part of our “6 Questions With” series, we chatted about creating, deconstructing and learning languages with David Peterson, the conlanger who invented the fictional languages you hear being spoken on ‘Game of Thrones’ and ‘Emerald City.’ Here’s the full interview.
Every Harry Potter fan knows about Parseltongue, but which other languages are spoken in the Harry Potter universe? Let’s geek out… erm… FIND out!
Have you always wanted to know what Alex and his droogs are saying in A Clockwork Orange? Read on to find out how Russian can help you crack that code.
We’ve compiled a list of some of the most impressively multilingual celebrities, focusing on the stars of the silver screen. These celebrity polyglots not only deserve a bit of recognition for the number of languages they speak, but also because many of them came late to language learning and have gone on to accomplish great things.
Which languages are spoken in the Game of Thrones universe? How were they created and what would be their equivalents in our world? Let’s have a look.
From Egyptian pharaohs with British accents to foreign settings where everyone speaks accented English, the Hollywood formula for depicting “foreignness” or “otherness” relies on some odd and outdated stereotypes.