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How ‘Latinx’ Is Leading The Resistance Against Gendered Languages

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.
How To Navigate Video Conferencing Etiquette Across Languages

How To Navigate Video Conferencing Etiquette Across Languages

Plus, how to say common video conferencing terms in 10 languages.
How People Commemorate Memorial Day Around The World

How People Commemorate Memorial Day Around The World

Memorial Day differs quite a bit depending on what country you’re in.
What Are The Most Spoken Languages In The U.S.?

What Are The Most Spoken Languages In The U.S.?

Exploring America’s most common languages and the geography and culture of the people who speak them.
Quiz: Can We Guess Where In The United States You’re From Based On Your Dialect?

Quiz: Can We Guess Where In The United States 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.
A Cultural History Of Pizza

A Cultural History Of Pizza

Something, something, ‘big pizza pie’ — that’s amore!
All In The Language Family: The Amerindian Languages

All In The Language Family: The Amerindian Languages

To start, the indigenous languages of the Americas are not technically part of one big ‘family.’
What Are The Differences Between American And British English?

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?
7 US Athletes Who Speak Another Language

7 US Athletes Who Speak Another Language

Get inspired by the legends of the sports world who speak more than one language!
What Is Mardi Gras, And How Is It Celebrated?

What Is Mardi Gras, And How Is It Celebrated?

It turns out there’s a lot more to Mardi Gras and Carnival than what happens in New Orleans and Rio de Janeiro.
11 US Presidents Who Spoke Another Language

11 US Presidents Who Spoke Another Language

In celebration of Presidents Day, here’s your comprehensive list of American presidents who could speak other languages.
A Brief History Of The Academy Award For Best International Feature Film

A Brief History Of The Academy Award For Best International Feature Film

For Your Consideration: A look at the weird history of the Best International Film category at the Oscars.