November Competition

This month we are giving away a free copy of David Crystal’s bestselling The Cambridge Encyclopedia of Language, third edition.To enter, simply send your answer to the question below to [email protected] by 30th November 2010. A winner will be selected at random.

Who first developed the Uniform Theta Assignment Hypothesis?

Thanks to all who submitted their answers to our October competition and congratulations to our winner Bonny Sands! The answer we were looking for was /t/.

October Competition!

What very common consonant phoneme is absent from the inventory of Hawaiian?

a) /p/

b) /k/

c) /t/

Just email your answer to [email protected] by 31st October 2010, with subject line ‘October Competition’, for a chance to win £50 of Cambridge books.