As global and regional languages dominate our schools and our media, what happens to local languages — and what are the consequences?
Bigly, clicktivist, emojional… language is changing rapidly. But who gets to decide what’s correct? Descriptivism vs Prescriptivism – the gloves are off.
From Noah Webster to George Bernard Shaw, reformers on both sides of the Atlantic have been trying to fix English spelling for centuries. If only they could agree on how to do it…
Tired of forgetting all that vocabulary you just crammed? Then some memory training is probably a good idea. Here are some top techniques to help you actually remember what you’ve learned.
Almost half of the world’s population claims one of only 10 languages as their mother tongue. So what are the top 10 languages of the world? You might be surprised.
Funny and poetic weather expressions in different languages – everything you need to sound like a local, from snowy Stockholm to sunny Sydney.