Turkish, with its gender-neutral pronouns, encourages more inclusive thought.
L’esprit de l’escalier literally means “staircase wit.”
Tsundoku is the condition of acquiring reading materials but letting them pile up rather than reading them.
With new dictionaries, writing competitions, protests and films, Hong Kong is battling to save Cantonese.
the best of the rest
The Zoroastrian population in Gujarat, India, is dwindling, but Russian academic Anton Zykov is making sure their distinctive tongue is not forgotten.
- Immodest proposal
Fed up with Americans abusing the word “like”? It’s high time we made a game out of it.
- Good Sh*t
The traditional Maori proverb Ka mua, Ka muri is so relevant to our lives today.
- Rising Stars
From lecturing to launching a magazine written in the ancient Baybayin script, artist Kristian Kabuay is determined to save his native tongue from extinction.