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Thomas Moore Devlin
Thomas grew up in suburban Massachusetts, and moved to New York City for college. He studied English literature and linguistics at New York University, but spent most of his time in college working for the student paper. Because of this, he has really hard opinions about AP Style. In his spare time, he enjoys reading and getting angry about things on Twitter. He's spent a lot of time trying to learn Spanish, and has learned a little German.
Articles by Thomas
How To Talk About The Weather In Turkish

How To Talk About The Weather In Turkish

Yağmur, kar or dolu, you’ll be prepared for the weather with this guide to Turkish weather vocab.
Why Do Young People Use Commas So Weirdly?

Why Do Young People Use Commas So Weirdly?

If you’ve seen people using the comma ellipsis and think they’re making a mistake,,, they’re not.
Multilinguish: Are Europeans Really Better At Languages?

Multilinguish: Are Europeans Really Better At Languages?

In this episode of Multilinguish, we dive deep into language learning in the United States, the United Kingdom and mainland Europe.
How To Talk About The Weather In Danish

How To Talk About The Weather In Danish

Regn, frost, sne or hagl, you’ll be prepared for anything with this Danish weather vocabulary!
What Is A Pidgin?

What Is A Pidgin?

Pidgins are perhaps the best expression of people trying to communicate across language lines.
How To Talk About Food And Drink In Norwegian

How To Talk About Food And Drink In Norwegian

Get ready to dig into some Norwegian food by digging into Norwegian vocabulary!
How To Host The Perfect Norwegian Dinner Party

How To Host The Perfect Norwegian Dinner Party

Norwegian food can be pretty simple, which will hopefully make this dinner party easy to put together!
Is Body Language A Language, And Is It Universal?

Is Body Language A Language, And Is It Universal?

You probably vaguely know what body language is, but did you know there’s a whole field of study behind it?
How To Turn Auto-Translation Into Your Language-Learning Friend

How To Turn Auto-Translation Into Your Language-Learning Friend

Tools that translate for you automatically might be hurting your ability to learn a new language, but they don’t have to be!