Tagged With Language

9 of the hardest languages for English speakers to learn


The 3 most commonly spoken languages in every New York City neighbourhood


Exercising more could reduce those times where you can't think of the right word, according to a new study



Why children write their letters backwards


8 common words you probably didn't know came from TV shows


9 words and phrases people think are wrong, but are actually correct



The 3 very British words that confuse people from outside the UK, according to dialect expert Korean Billy


Stephen or Steven? Lindsey or Lindsay? The 'right' way to spell 21 of the most popular names in the US


31 things Canadians say that Americans don't understand


Trump has an unusual habit of capitalising random words in his tweets -- writing experts take their best guesses why


100 Australian words and sayings everyone should know


An increasing number of British people don't pronounce the word 'three' properly --  these maps explain why



8 things Southerners say that the rest of the US just doesn't understand


The most overused words on Australian LinkedIn profiles


7 words and phrases only lawyers understand


9 phrases only MBAs understand



6 things New Yorkers say that you won't hear anywhere else


9 things only Southerners say


One of Trump's favourite phrases was named the 2017 Word of the Year


27 fascinating maps that show how Americans speak English differently across the US