Posted on 08/11/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

No matter how tech-savvy you are or aren’t, you know that digital communication holds its own set of rules and a g...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 06/22/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Next time you hear someone dismiss a language debate with “oh, semantics,” consider showing them a recent ar...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 05/31/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

The New York Times headline, which we wish we’d written on our own, was “at a loss for words.” The sto...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Just for fun, Language

Posted on 05/30/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Grammar geeks and word nerds have new fuel for their righteous fires. Merriam-Webster Dictionary has stated, for the rec...

Categories: Today in Books

Tagged As: Just for fun, Language

Posted on 05/05/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Once upon a time, a spoiler alert was truly something to heed, according to the Guardian. The word, after all, used to r...

Categories: Today in Books

Posted on 05/02/2019 at 02:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Yowza — nearly 3,000 words have joined the Official Scrabble Words book. The book, released by Collins Dictionary...

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Tagged As: Just for fun, Language

Posted on 03/21/2019 at 10:00 AM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Last year, the Oxford English Dictionary requested submissions of regional slang and dialect in its Words Where You Are...

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Tagged As: Language, The Guardian

Posted on 03/13/2019 at 06:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Our earlier post had some animosity towards Alabama (or at least one town in particular), so we’ll even things out...

Categories: Author Interview

Posted on 02/20/2019 at 05:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Every person, native or non-native, who has spoken or spelled in English has bemoaned what a strange language it is. We...

Tagged As: Just for fun, Language, Video

Posted on 02/17/2019 at 04:00 PM by Sadye Scott-Hainchek

Language geeks, head over to the Atlas of Endangered Alphabets, stat! The website was created by a nonprofit called (uns...

Tagged As: Language