Other Languages

What Languages Are Spoken In Greenland?

What Languages Are Spoken In Greenland?

A linguistic look at the world’s largest island.
What Is A Pidgin?

What Is A Pidgin?

Pidgins are perhaps the best expression of people trying to communicate across language lines.
What Language Is Spoken In New Zealand?

What Language Is Spoken In New Zealand?

Do you speak Kiwi? Good on ya, mate!
Is Body Language A Language, And Is It Universal?

Is Body Language A Language, And Is It Universal?

You probably vaguely know what body language is, but did you know there’s a whole field of study behind it?
What Causes A Language To Die?

What Causes A Language To Die?

The death of a language is a loss to the world. But more important than mourning is understanding how and why these languages are lost.
What Languages Are Spoken In Madagascar?

What Languages Are Spoken In Madagascar?

The world’s fourth-largest island has a lot to share with the world.
What Languages Are Spoken In Kenya?

What Languages Are Spoken In Kenya?

So much to do, so much to see, so much to speak.
Communicating With Dolphins: Will Humans Learn Their Language?

Communicating With Dolphins: Will Humans Learn Their Language?

What we already know about dolphin language, and what we hope to learn with the help of technology.
What Language Is Spoken In The Philippines?

What Language Is Spoken In The Philippines?

With 183 living languages to speak of, the Philippines is one of the most linguistically diverse countries on the planet.
What Language Is Spoken In Jamaica?

What Language Is Spoken In Jamaica?

Though English is technically the official language, Jamaica is home to a unique linguistic legacy unlike any other in the world.
All About That Basque: The History And Mystery Of Europe’s Most Isolated Language

All About That Basque: The History And Mystery Of Europe’s Most Isolated Language

Try as we might, we still can’t piece together a conclusive origin story for Northern Spain’s distinctive language.
Secret Languages, Discreet Loves: How Does Queer Slang Differ Around The World?

Secret Languages, Discreet Loves: How Does Queer Slang Differ Around The World?

Throughout the world, queer people have developed forms of communication with one another that outsiders can’t understand. What are these secret languages like?
Other Languages Have Adorable Names For Grandparents, Too

Other Languages Have Adorable Names For Grandparents, Too

Whether it’s Pop Pop or Nani, they’re all dear to our hearts.