Articles by Thomas
People choose to recognize languages when they want to reinforce our similarities or differences. In part of the western Balkans, the argument over Serbo-Croatian reveals what people think of languages.
Polish has gone from being one of the biggest languages in medieval Europe to nearly being wiped out in the 20th century and back. What’s the status of the language today?
Do radio announcers have a specific accent? You bet they do, and it hasn’t always been the same. Here’s a history of radio voices from the 1920s to today.
Shopping abroad can be a very fun activity, but it can be a frustrating one, too. Here are some tips for getting clothes that fit regardless of where you’re traveling.