Quiz: Do You Know About The Official Languages Of The World?
You’ve probably heard about official languages before, but do you really know about them?
Taboo Words And Why We Use Them
Whether you know it or not, your vocabulary is filled with taboo-avoiding words and phrases.
All In The Language Family: The Altaic Languages
Are the Altaic languages all part of one big language family? It’s complicated.
Languages Have Families, Too: A Look At The Indo-European Language Family
Did you know that almost every language spoken between Iceland and India has the same origin? That’s the Indo-European language family. Let’s take a look at this extremely diverse collection of related languages.
9 Elizabethan Words To Bring Back: English For Time Travelers
What new (or, to be exact, old) words and phrases would you hear if you traveled back to 16th century Tudor England? And what would they mean?
The Secret Language Of Calendar Months
Believe it or not, the month of May was not purposely named for its ability to set us up for annual Star Wars and Justin Timberlake puns.
On The Linguistic Trail With Nomadic Languages
Does not having a fixed regional identity change how language evolves?
139 Old Norse Words That Invaded The English Language
Without the Vikings, English would be missing some pretty awesome words like berserk, ugly, muck, skull, knife, die and cake!
The History Of The Spanish Language And Its Many Influences
Have you ever wondered about the history of the Spanish language? Let’s travel back in time and discover where everything began.
International Music Festivals: Rhythm Around The World
Wave your lighter in the air like you just don’t care.