Tag: language

Jan 14, 2020

The Real Meanings Behind 28 Common Phrases

The Real Meanings Behind 28 Common Phrases

Because what you say, doesn’t always reflect what you mean

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Jan 6, 2020

The Internet Made a List of Potential EU Leaving Names and It’s Amazing

The Internet Made a List of Potential EU Leaving Names and It’s Amazing

Quitaly and Abortugal killed me

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Dec 10, 2019

I Can’t Stop Listening to This Cat Saying ‘Well Hi’ in a Charming Southern Accent

I Can’t Stop Listening to This Cat Saying ‘Well Hi’ in a Charming Southern Accent

Pleasure to make your acquaintance dahlin

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Jul 10, 2019

Cracking the Uncrackable Code

Cracking the Uncrackable Code

The CIA has a sculpture at their HQ with a secret message that hasn’t been cracked in over 30 years

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Jul 2, 2019

Linguist Surprises Strangers By Speaking Their Native Tongue

Linguist Surprises Strangers By Speaking Their Native Tongue

Self-taught polyglot Moses McCormick surprise strangers by conversing with them in their native tongue

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Jun 11, 2019

Parisians Trying to Pronounce Tricky English Words

Parisians Trying to Pronounce Tricky English Words

Two words: Square Friend

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May 23, 2019

An FBI Agent On How To Read Body Language

An FBI Agent On How To Read Body Language

FBI agent and body language expert Joe Navarro breaks down the ways we communicate non-verbally

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Apr 2, 2019

A Phonetic Map (English) of the Human Mouth

A Phonetic Map (English) of the Human Mouth

Try pronouncing the words from left to right and see if you can feel where the sounds are being produced!

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Dec 20, 2018

The Actual Meaning of 11 Common Email Phrases

The Actual Meaning of 11 Common Email Phrases

Is “Per my last email” the most passive aggressive phrase ever?

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Nov 29, 2018

Things Native English Speakers Know, But Don’t Know..

Things Native English Speakers Know, But Don’t Know..

Subconsciously changing word order, it’s a thing

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