LOLcats and Linguistics

A linguistic analysis of language and identity of LOLcats. Isn’t linguistics the best thing ever? (And aren’t Lauren & Jill awesome!?)

I can has language play: Construction of Language and Identity in LOLspeak from Lauren Gawne on Vimeo.

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Dr. Jennifer Wagner

PhD in Applied Linguistics, ESL/French teacher, author of two French books, and helping others to learn languages online at ielanguages.com.

  • Love it!!

  • Very cool, Jennie, thanks for sharing.

    Cheers,
    Andrew

  • Renaldherrera

    aprendendo portugues ez muy facil