Why Is Autumn The Only Season With Two Names?
The disagreement between autumn and fall is another contentious point for Americans and Brits.
6 Ways Learning A Language As An Adult Is Different Than Learning It In School
Don’t let memories of the dreaded conjugation tables hold you back. Learning a language as an adult might actually be easier — and more fun — than you think.
Jargon Watch: Election Lingo And The Language Of Voting
Next time you find yourself in a ‘battleground state,’ watch out for ‘pregnant chads.’
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
Plus, how to say common video conferencing terms in 10 languages.
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.?
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?
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.
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?
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
Get inspired by the legends of the sports world who speak more than one language!