Think about the following questions when watching the TED Talk, Don't Insist on English.
- What is the problem with limiting "languages"? What are the similarities to NEWSPEAK?
- What does "if you can't think a thought you are stuck" mean?
- Does English equal power and control?
- Is Oceania a metaphor for our current "English-saturated" world?
Write a comment that reflects 1) your thoughts about the questions, and 2) your overall impressions of the TED Talk.