You aren't tricking your dog when you talk about the vet in an excitable tone.
It's easy to say you're "having a panic attack" when you're just a bit stressed, but we should watch to make sure that the meaning of words that refer to serious mental health conditions isn't diluted.
What this communications expert claims should surprise no one.
In 1310, Roger the Navel-Fucker was banned from Chester County.
Scientific studies of gaydar show that its horribly inaccurate. But that's OK. You might not need it soon.
Tongues have been touching butts for as long as humans have had both, but for a long time, there was no word in English for what's commonly "tossing salad".
We can learn a lot about language from a round yellow face with hearts in its eyes.