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What Languages Are Spoken In Antarctica?

What Languages Are Spoken In Antarctica?

Yes, there are languages spoken in Antarctica. While there’s no official census, we can make an educated guess as to which ones.
Australians And Their Confusing Love For American Words

Australians And Their Confusing Love For American Words

On a spectrum of the English language, Australia seems torn between two worlds: British English and American English. Here’s why, in spite of it all, Aussies love American words.
Eponyms Everywhere: 8 English Words That Came From Names

Eponyms Everywhere: 8 English Words That Came From Names

When you boycott a business or play the saxophone, you’re putting eponyms to use! Here are 8 common words that derive from people’s names.
111 English Words That Are Actually Spanish

111 English Words That Are Actually Spanish

Spanish and English have been trading vocabulary (and culture) for centuries. Here are just some of the Spanish words in English that you use all the time.
The Rise Of Y’all And The Quest For A Second-Person Plural Pronoun

The Rise Of Y’all And The Quest For A Second-Person Plural Pronoun

While traditionally associated with southern American dialects, “y’all” isn’t confined to a singular geographic region.
How To Update Your English Pronunciation

How To Update Your English Pronunciation

So you already speak English, but are you concerned that you sound a little too much like the Queen and not enough like Idris Elba? These tips are here to help.
5 Tips For Finally Mastering English

5 Tips For Finally Mastering English

If you’re reading, you can already speak English. This article is for everyone who wants to improve and finally perfect their English.
Where Did OK Come From, And Why Is It So Ubiquitous?

Where Did OK Come From, And Why Is It So Ubiquitous?

You probably use OK every day, but do you know what it stands for?
ESL In The USA: What It Is And Where To Find It

ESL In The USA: What It Is And Where To Find It

English as a Second Language programs help a lot of people. Here’s a quick guide to what ESL is all about and where in the U.S. it can be accessed.
31 English Words That Are Actually French

31 English Words That Are Actually French

It’s estimated that 30% of English words come from French, but you probably wouldn’t recognize most of them. Here are our favorite English words with surprising French origins.
Why Do Australians Love Abbreviations?

Why Do Australians Love Abbreviations?

Do you like hittin’ the bottle-o for a tallie before the footy? (If you can understand this sentence, you might be Australian.)
How Learning A New Language Can Help You Learn About Your Native Tongue

How Learning A New Language Can Help You Learn About Your Native Tongue

It may sound counterintuitive, but one of the best ways to understand your native tongue better is by learning an entirely new language.
What Are The Languages Spoken In South Africa?

What Are The Languages Spoken In South Africa?

With so many tongues to choose from, South Africa is one big mishmashed linguistic mosaic.
How To Use Lexical Sets To Teach Yourself English Pronunciation

How To Use Lexical Sets To Teach Yourself English Pronunciation

Are you looking to improve your English pronunciation? (Or maybe you’re just curious about how lexical sets work?) Here’s a quick guide to how to improve your accent with these handy tools.