We’re fixated on coughing and sneezing as ways of transmitting the virus, but what we say and how we say it might matter too.
Belching is a paralinguistic staple that scientists have struggled to study, but ‘Rick and Morty’ is providing researchers with a fresh and varied dataset.
In the parts of the world where biodiversity is most at risk, words and phrases also face extinction.
The number of university students learning the Korean language in the United States nearly doubled in just 10 years.
Emoji are standardized, but the variations across devices are enough to totally change the meaning of what you’re trying to convey.
A new generation are reclaiming their grandparents' language to further causes of humanism and LGBTQ equality.
Ben McMahon knew some basic Chinese from high school. But after a car accident he was put in a coma and emerged weirdly fluent.
After a week of eating low-carb and high-fat, reintroducing carbs to the diet might negatively affect your blood vessels.
They don’t make you look childish or unprofessional! They’re a sign of emotional intelligence!
They're doing the same for many in households that speak multiple languages.
The debate kicked off when Marama Davidson mentioned the slur being used in violent threats against her—but that’s not the part that has the nation talking.
They're not always negative words.