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100 Australian words and sayings everyone should know


12 quirky sayings people around the world use to describe their relationship with money


23 words and phrases you'll only hear in the South



Every word of the year since 1990 — and the unique story behind why they were chosen


20 words you won't believe were actually added to the dictionary


'Soda,' 'pop,' or 'coke': More than 400,000 Americans weighed in, and a map of their answers is exactly what you'd expect



Some of the most valuable words in Scrabble use a Q without a U, and there are many more than your English teacher led you to believe


9 common words and phrases you could be using wrong without realising it


uTalk makes it easy to learn a new language on the go


I'm a tournament Scrabble player — here's my best easy tip to improve your score by 50 points


27 incredibly common spelling mistakes that make you look less intelligent


18 annoying buzzwords you need to stop using at work



Some Americans say 'firefly' while others say 'lightning bug,' and a series of maps highlights an interesting theory why


10 words you didn’t know were officially part of the dictionary


'Sorry to Bother You' is right — minorities are judged by the sound of their voice, and there's science to prove it


11 words you probably didn't know were acronyms



9 grammar rules you're probably breaking without realising it


The scientific reason we hear a sentence like a song when it's repeated over and over


The 3 most common languages in every New York City neighbourhood


I've been to 25 countries and I can tell you there are only 11 phrases you need to get by anywhere