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  • Jul 26, 2011
  • 11:02 AM

Linguistics Olympiad draws multi-talented youngsters

Debra Erdley / Pittsburgh Tribune-Review
Don't look for questions in anything as mundane as French, Spanish or Mandarin at the International Linguistics Olympiad this week at Carnegie Mellon University. Organizers of the competition prefer their puzzlers in rarefied scripts including Japanese braille, Kazakh, Yoda speak (for the Star Wars character's unique chatter) and button talk....

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