An Introduction To Etymology: Eight Great Word Origins
What is etymology, and why is it important? Join us on an excursion into the world of eight common words’ delightfully convoluted backstories.
Quiz: Can You Guess The Original Meaning Of These Common Words?
Some of these modern words have very little in common with their original forms.
A Simple Guide To The Complex Topic Of Gender-Neutral Pronouns
The singular “they” is now recognized by leading dictionaries and style guides in English. What about in other languages?
How To Navigate Video Conferencing Etiquette Across Languages
Plus, how to say common video conferencing terms in 10 languages.
11 Common English Words And Phrases With Racist Origins
Chances are, you’ve used at least one of these in casual conversation without knowing its problematic past.
8 Books To Help You Learn English
From classic children’s literature to Hemingway, there’s something on here for English learners of all skill levels.
The Best 60s Slang To Get Your Groove On
Looking for a blast from the past? Join us as we revisit some of the grooviest 1960s slang.
What Is Denglish, And Where Is It Spoken?
Every language borrows from others to some extent. But it’s not always appreciated.
8 English Words We Can All Agree Are Beautiful
Seeking some linguistic loveliness? Looking for a lexicon of luxurious lingo? You’re in the right place.
What Are The Differences Between American And British English?
Are the Brits and Americans really “separated by a common language”? How different are these two versions of English, actually?
Feminist Words: New Vocabulary To Empower Yourself
Have you ever experienced something sexist but didn’t have a word to describe it? Fear not: We have a list of feminist words to help convey your experiences so you can feel empowered.