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Oct 27, 10:10
When people speak a language it keeps it from going extinct. That is the motivation behind the new interactive animated language site My Grandmother’s Lingo. The animation, created by the Australian public media network Special Broadcasting Service (SBS), introduces viewers to the Marra language. Ma...
Oct 26, 12:15
Have you ever wondered why Americans and Brits spell English differently? How are colour and color the same word? Centre and center? What’s up with that? It’s all thanks to Noah Webster (yeah, the Webster of Merriam-Webster). When America gained independence, Webster wanted to simplify unreasonable…
Oct 25, 10:28
Behind the advert is the Nuisance Committee super PAC, a group started by the creator of the popular Cards Against Humanity card game.
Oct 24, 11:07
Video version of "The Object Complement Patterns" lecture I delivered in my English 402--Grammar course at the State University of New York College at Cortland.
Oct 23, 11:23
Translating the British wizarding world of Harry Potter was not for the faint of heart — or vocabulary.
Oct 22, 14:14
The "Phrase Structure" lecture I delivered in my English 402--Grammar course at the State University of New York College at Cortland.
Oct 21, 09:58
In Case you don't know, these are some of the reasons that there's a large (Hawaiian) Language gap between Native speakers, mānaleo and their offspring, keik...
Oct 20, 14:32
'Bigly' is the top trending search term on Google. Trump says it often.
Oct 19, 09:33
To celebrate International Translation Day, we asked translators from across the globe to tell us their favourite expressions. Here are 11 of the most surprising.
Oct 18, 11:18
Your English will be so proud.
Oct 16, 13:42
Oct 15, 16:50
The "Form Classes" lecture I delivered in my English 402--Grammar course at the State University of New York College at Cortland.
Oct 12, 09:38
As darkness falls this evening, some bright stars with famous names are in good view. Arcturus is low in the west, with Antares, the heart of the scorpion, even lower in the southwest. And the stars of the Summer Triangle crown the sky — Vega, Deneb, and Altair. These names have been around for thou...
Oct 11, 12:17
In a world with auto-correct, good grammar gets short shrift.
Oct 10, 16:28
The way Canadian English is pronounced is close to the US accent – but it’s still utterly unique and the product of singular forces, writes Thomas Rogers.
Oct 08, 10:34
A survey performed by One Hour Translation, the world’s largest online translation agency, shows that 52% of U.S. respondents think that speaking English is sufficient for the next U.S. president, while 48% think the next U.S. president should speak a second language. The survey was performed togeth...
Oct 07, 11:55
The "Descriptive Grammar of English" lecture I delivered in my English 402--Grammar course at the State University of New York College at Cortland.
Oct 06, 09:17
Creole, Spanish, and English have helped make me who I am.
Oct 04, 10:48
About 15 years ago, an independent bookseller in Texas went to battle against the specter of mega-bookstore invasion. His weapon of choice was somethin ...
Oct 03, 10:25
Oct 02, 12:18
The "Approaches to Grammar" lecture I delivered in my English 402--Grammar course at the State University of New York College at Cortland.