The public can vote on their favorite from a list including hugger-mugger, rouzy-bouzy, nickum and sillytonian
Cognitive scientists suggest that we name the colors of things we want to talk about
From its origins to modern day, the favorite cliché of detectives and journalists everywhere refuses to kick the bucket
The author and linguist gave up the book after realizing how enormous the task of keeping up with slang would be
Orai, created by two college students, uses AI to help people become more fluent, confident speakers through consistent practice and feedback.
Because cultural preservation never goes out of fashion
We asked a Smithsonian linguist and an anthropologist to debate the matter
Even Pollyanna changes her tune in times of war and economic hardship
You might think it takes vast governmental resources to launch an extraterrestrial communication effort. Nope
A dose of caution with the results of an intriguing new study
From Maori emojis to First Nations languages
Scholars are still working on the letter "N"
Smithsonian linguist Ives Goddard finds that the Native Americans of central Massachusetts spoke five languages instead of one
Little accent, big debate
As online gaming is so popular in China, it’s changing the way people talk.