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Jul 14, 13:39
“Game of Thrones” geeks can now learn a fictional language used on the hit HBO fantasy show.
Jul 11, 18:34
White people think calling lower Harlem "SoHa" is a good idea. 😒
Jul 05, 14:19
Puritan settlers in the New World provided crucial foundations for the beginnings of the United States of America, but thankfully Puritan names never quite caught on as readily. Ranging from “Fly-Fornication” to “Humiliation,” names for Puritan children took a strong stance on c...
Jul 04, 15:41
Researchers from the Facebook Artificial Intelligence Research lab (FAIR) recently made an unexpected discovery while trying to improve chatbots. The bots — known as “dialog agents” — were creating their own language — well, kinda. Using machine learning algorithms, dialog agents were left to conver...
Jul 02, 12:30
The first meeting between Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and US President Donald Trump on June 20 was widely hailed as a small but significant victory for Ukraine, signaling continued American support at a time when many fear Ukraine’s...
Jul 01, 13:02
Dutch artist, T-Shirt illustrator and polyglot Wouter Corduwener who works in Zaanse Schans, Netherlands, encountered a man from Macedonia named Zoran Radi
Jun 30, 11:42
The word 'history' evolved from an ancient Greek verb, but its definition has changed over the years
Jun 29, 14:59
The rules of etiquette only count for so much. You also have to care about people.
Jun 28, 15:15
Red Sox announcer Jerry Remy objected to Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka using an interpreter on the mound.
Jun 28, 00:07
"Best tweet of the day - maybe even for the entire week!"
May 30, 12:18
Yep, it's true. There's a typo in the Lincoln Memorial. Have you ever been able to spot it?
May 29, 14:46
Duolingo, an app that allows users to learn new languages, is adding Klingon to its course list. The language, used by a fictional alien race in Star Trek, should be available next year.
May 28, 15:16
Hello, my apologies for having overlooked this question of yours that you asked so long ago. First, I believe you mean "while" and not "why" in your sentence...
May 27, 15:44
The minute I started thinking of the general public as "other," I compromised my ability to be an effective communicator
May 26, 12:47
The Tweeter in Chief is doing double duty on his favorite social-media platform. President Trump sent messages from both his personal account early Saturday and the official @POTUS one, praising re…
May 25, 16:58
Kenneth Williams' attorneys released a statement calling witness accounts 'horrifying' and demanding an investigation into the Arkansas execution
May 23, 13:30
It turns out that we still use quite a few outdated phrases, many of them commonplace. Ever found yourself saying, "Take it with a grain of salt" when warning someone to be discerning about information they've heard from a questionable source? How about accusing someone of "jumping o...
May 22, 14:46
I'm considering changing my name by hyphenating my maiden name with my fiance's surname. He's considering doing the same. What's name change ex-etiquette?
May 21, 16:05
A unique and playful way to learn and improve linguistic skills through theatre.
May 20, 12:19
There's a growing tendency to bring the tiny hieroglyphs off phones, but not everyone is fluent. New takes on emoji integration suggest misunderstanding may be remedied with universal translation.
May 19, 11:20
LEAD: To the Editor: