Sheila Finch

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xenolinguist n. 1988 S. Finch Berlitz in Outer Space in Amazing Stories May 50 Let’s consider the situation that may face the would-be xenolinguist in the twentyfirst century. Xenolinguistics 101 Oral forms of language such as humans use are probably not the only methods of communication to be found around the galaxy.
xenolinguist n. 1996 S. Finch Out of Mouths in Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction Dec. 19 The experiment he’d designed wasn’t a new idea; in fact, early theoretical xenolinguists such as Elgin and Watson had discussed it centuries before. Raise a human child with an alien, and she’ll have the other’s language in her head from birth, as well as her native tongue.
xenolinguist n. 1989 S. Finch World Waiting in Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction Aug. 36 Outside, someone was dragging Oona’s battered duffel bag with its faded Xenolinguists’ Guild insignia across the compound to the guest quarters.