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October 11, 2011 – IN THE NEWS: Linguistics student creates weekly 'language exchange meet-up'

by Jessica Lewis — Tuesday, Oct 11, 2011


October 11, 2011

Beth MacLeod, a linguistics PhD student, created Toronto Babel, a weekly pub night where people can go to practice a second language. The program, which launched in January 2010, was profiled by the Toronto Star.

Toronto being the city that it is, so diverse even just with the people that live here, people come from all over the world to learn English and I thought we could create a space for them to get together.