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Patrick Cox

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Covers:  global english, linguistics research, language, endangered languages, language and identity, translation industry, chinese, spanish

The @lingopod World in Words podcast is me and @porzucki

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Biography

At The World, I switch between editing and reporting, broadcasting and podcasting, in-depth series and tweeting, the US and the UK. Words connect what I do. On a good day, those words are English and intelligible. Since 2008, I have been running The World's language desk and hosting a podcast ca...

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@patricox — 3,508 followers, 7,996 tweets

Nov 24, 2017

@SocialWealth Ha! Does he sound British or do I sound Aussie?

Nov 23, 2017

RT @lingopod: We've got a Thanksgiving treat for you! We're taking over the RADIO! Tune into @pritheworld today and tomorrow to…

Nov 21, 2017

RT @qikipedia: In Washington DC, the Slovakian and Slovenian embassies meet once a month to exchange wrongly addressed mail.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Statehouse news reporter for Oregon Public Broadcasting

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Never as a journalist.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Hildy Johnson, played by Rosalind Russell in His Girl Friday.