This Is the Most Linguistically Fascinating State in the Country
Shame on the Scripps National Spelling Bee for Forcing Contestants to Memorize Definitions
Wordnesia: When You Forget How to Spell the Very Simplest of Werds
Why Doesn’t English Have a Word for a Knowing Look Between Two People?
You’re Not Imagining It—Food Names Sound Like They Taste
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Eff a Duck! A Complete List of Every F-Word/Animal Combination Insult.
The Ubiquity of Bro Tells Us That the Word May Not Be Popular for Long
Why Do We Say “Big Red Barn,” but “Red Big Barn” Sounds Wrong?
We Got a Bunch of People to Turn Off Autocorrect for a Week. Here’s What Happened.
Bubble Vocabulary: The Words You Almost Know, Sometimes Use, but Are Secretly Unsure Of
Why Companies Use Terrible Spelling and Punctuation in Their Brand Names
Will We Use Commas in the Future?
Woah! Why Are You Spelling It That Way?
¿Does the English Language Need Upside-Down Punctuation?
Stop Calling All Criticism “Shaming”
Are You a Language Bully? If So, Give It a Rest.
Meet the Amazon Tribe That Has No Words for Numbers
Why Everyone and Your Mother Started Using Ellipses Everywhere
Why Profanity Is Changing—for the Better