7 Former English ‘Errors’ That We Now Accept As Correct
If you’re the kind of person who complains about the modern use of “literally,” this article isn’t for you.
Gender-Neutral English, Dear? We’ve Been Using It For Centuries!
You’d have to plug your ears, wear an eye mask and enforce a complete media ban to avoid the controversy about gender-neutral language. But is it important? And does English have an advantage compared to other languages?
What Are The Differences Between An Aussie And Kiwi Accent?
The New Zealand and Australian accent are close, but mistaking one for the other is a big faux pas. Here’s how to keep them straight.
7 Things English Can’t Do (That Other Languages Can)
English is as capable as any language of communicating complex ideas. But there’s still plenty of stuff that’s impossible for the language to do.
Quiz: Test Your Knowledge Of Collective Nouns Even English Speakers Have Trouble With
See how far you get in our medley of marvelous menageries.
What Are The Subject And Object Of A Sentence?
We’ll also cover subject and object pronouns, as well as a quick look at word order.
Eco-Friendly Terms To Know For Saving The Planet
You might have heard “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle,” but there are many other eco-friendly terms you’ll need to know to help the planet.
15 Words Canadians Use You Might Not Be Familiar With
Canadian English has lots in common with American English, but there are a few words Canadians use that might throw you off.
The Shakespeares Of Other Languages
Shakespeare didn’t just contribute substantially to many a school’s required reading list — he also left an indelible mark on the English language. Who are some other writers who had a foundational impact on their language?
Which Are The Most Multilingual Countries In The World?
These 7 countries are home to almost a third of the world’s languages! And which country is the most multilingual on Earth? Here’s a hint: its entire population is the size of New York City’s!
Party Around The World: How To Celebrate Carnival In 6 Languages!
What comes to mind when you think of the word “Carnival?” Colorful ferris wheels, rickety tilt-a-whirls and rigged midway games? Internationally, “Carnival” has a very different meaning. Here’s your guide to the western world’s favorite week of debauched fun.