The Chomsky School of Language


Noam Chomsky is a lot of things: cognitive scientist, philosopher, political activist and one of the fathers of modern linguistics, just to name a few. He has written more than 100 books and given lectures all over the world on topics ranging from syntax to failed states. In the infographic below, we take a look at some of his most well-known theories on language acquisition as if he were presenting them himself.

Via: Voxy Blog

This is a neat infographic. The original site has some lesson ideas for university classrooms. I so often forget about Chomsky, which is insane considering his influence in the field of linguistics. It’s good to have a reminder now and again.

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