Kyungmin Kim

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The Running Conversation in Your Head

What a close study of "inner speech" reveals about why humans talk to themselves<p>Language is the hallmark of humanity—it allows us to form deep relationships and complex societies. But we also use it when we’re all alone; it shapes even our silent relationships with ourselves. In his book, <i>The Voices</i> …

Language

Tomboys and sissies: where we're going wrong

Throughout history, any specificity of women's embodiment or needs has been ideologically constructed as justification for considering us weak, …

Feminism

Why We Need to Stop Calling Powerful Women "Bitches"

Why does he get to be the Big Man on Campus, while you're called the Head Bitch? The words used at school and in the office can hold you back. So change them.<p>It was the moment on the 2008 campaign trail that went viral long before Texts From Hillary. In South Carolina, a woman asked Republican …

Accepting the Nomination: A Comparison of the Speeches of Trump and Clinton

Kayla N. Jordan and James W. Pennebaker<br>University of Texas at AustinDonald Trump and Hillary Clinton are officially rivals for the 2016 presidential …

Difference between a dialect and a language

<b>Tip:</b> See my list of the Most Common Mistakes in English. It will teach you how to avoid mis­takes with com­mas, pre­pos­i­tions, ir­reg­u­lar verbs, …

This is how old languages add new words

How do you say "laptop" in Lakota? What about "Guinea pig"?<p>Lakota is one of the Sioux family of languages, spoken in North Dakota and South Dakota. …