I suppose it is because I have, from time to time, written about language that one of the more frequent requests I receive from readers is that I do a column about how the English language is "going to hell." Then the person will go into a ...
Sometimes how you move matters more than what you say. Check out eight ways to use your body language to your advantage.
I believe very strongly that language is a living, responsive thing. We are constantly developing news ways of expressing things because we are thinking of new things, conceiving of new possibilities.
Letters to the Editor for the December 2, 2013 weekly magazine: Detroit citizens can't look to government for 'all of the answers,' but they should look at government, to ensure the city avoids the mismanagement that fed its bankruptcy.
After decades of linguistic and cultural loss, schools on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota strive to teach the Lakota language.
An e-mail newsletter from the Prince William Public Library System FELIZ NAVIDAD! FROHLE WEIHNACHT! MELE KALIKIMAKA! NOLLAIG CHRIDHEIL! These phrases are just some of the thousands of way to wish someone Merry Christmas in another language.
A Russian court on Thursday ordered language experts to examine online statements made by a lawyer sued for libel by her former client, feminist punk rocker Yekaterina Samutsevich.
Stephen Wolfram’s recent blog post that “something very big is coming” must surely rank among the most buzzed about tech announcements of the year, right next to Elon Musk’s cryptic comments about the Hyperloop.