What Does The Band’s Visit Tell Us About Language?
English Spelling Is a Beautiful Mess
New Life for Dying Languages
Negatory! A Brief History of No.
Why Do Languages Have Contractions?
Why Is the Verb “to Be” Irregular in So Many Languages?
Is There a Jewish Way of Talking?
Mining Graffiti for Slang
Don’t Tell Me Reune Is Not a Word!
Heyo, Let’s Talk About Hamilton
How Did Americans Talk a Hundred Years Ago?
The Dad-ification of Language Shows That Masculinity Is Still Evolving
Is Black English the New Lingua Franca?
I Went Looking For “The Good Ol’ Days.” It Took Me Back 5,000 Years.
The Redundant “Close Proximity” Is Way More Beloved Than It Should Be
In Moments of Crisis, Should You Really “Run, Hide, Fight”?
There’s No Better Term for the Alt-Right Than Alt-Right