How ‘Latinx’ Is Leading The Resistance Against Gendered Languages
In the fight for inclusivity, LGBTQ and gender equality advocates come face-to-face with the deeply intertwined nature of gender and language.
Jargon Watch: Surfer Slang And The Language Of The Waves
If your knowledge of surfers stops after “Fast Times at Ridgemont High,” you might want to learn a little bit more about the sport’s lingo.
English As An International Universal Language
Don’t be surprised if in the world’s nooks, crannies and corners you find that little language called English.
What Are The True Differences Between American and European Culture, Really?
This goes a little bit deeper than coffee cup sizes.
What Is Esperanto, And Who Speaks It?
Esperanto is the most famous constructed language, and its popularity seems to be growing.
Earth Day Celebrations: A Global Affair To Glorify The Planet
It’s never too late to give Gaia some love.
Quiz: Can We Guess Which Region You’re From Based On Your Dialect?
Take our American accent quiz to see if the way you pronounce things and the words you use can help us guess which U.S. region you’re from.
The Etymology Of American State Names: All 50 Explained
If you don’t know what to call your new state, naming it after a mountain or river seems to be a safe bet.
Why Do So Many People Smoke Cigarettes In Europe?
You’re not imagining it: cigarette smoking in Europe really is more prevalent than in the U.S. So stick that in your pipe and smoke it!
Quiz: Which Country Best Matches Your Flirting Style?
Whether you’re forward with love interests or prefer to admire from a distance, there’s a country that matches your style. Try our flirting quiz to find out where you’d thrive!
The United States Of Accents: A Guide To The American Ways Of Speaking
There are a lot of American Accents out there, and we’re trying to explore all of them in our series, ‘The United States Of Accents.’
10 Most Spoken Languages In North America
You can probably guess the language that takes the top spot, but what else makes the list?