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'Awesomesauce' and 'bruh' added to dictionary while 'charm' and 'dignity' removed

CHICAGO, IL – On Wednesday the Oxford Dictionary announced the list of words being added and removed on their website.<p>“The English language<p>evolves …

Language

Foreign Language Policies: Is Everyone Else Really Speaking English?

A look at language policies in other countries, which demonstrate how much the United States is missing out on by living in a monolingual bubble.

What happens when we read in a second language and not our mother tongue?

The use of a second language may affect the types of decisions we make by limiting the potential negative impact of emotions, the authors …

Language

7 Hobbies Science Says Will Make You Smarter

by Christina Baldassarre |<p>For a long time, it was believed that people are born with a given level of intelligence and the best we could do in life …

The Brain

Forget Body Language. This Is How You Really Spot a Liar | Inc.com

Conventional wisdom suggests that if there is a liar in your midst, the person's body language will reveal it.<p>But here's the thing: every individual liar has his or own giveaways--some people frequently touch their face, while others are more prone to tapping their fingers. So, relying on body …

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Harvard linguist points out the 58 most commonly misused words and phrases

In his latest book, "The Sense of Style," Harvard cognitive scientist and linguist Steven Pinker explores the most common words and phrases that people stumble over.<p>The book is like a modern version of Strunk and White's classic "The Elements of Style," but one based on linguistics and updated for …

Linguistics

The most beautiful words in 12 different languages, as voted for by Reddit users

The good folk over at Reddit have come together to share their favourite words in their mother tongues.<p>Some are tongue-twisters, some have quirky …

19 Least Used Words In English That Should Be Used More Often

Throughout school, we are being taught the power of vocabulary. We used to have some ‘difficult’ words mentioned after each English chapter with …

Language