8 Language Tropes in the Media

We all have to learn at least one language in our life, even it is just our native one. You

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Will I Need Tickets?

Most of the time, we associate learning a language with travelling to another country. Language courses themselves emphasize the travel

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Language Embarrassments

When we are practising a new language, probably the worst fear we have is of making a mistake that makes

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Who Is Your Language God?

When I ask “Who is your language god?”, I don’t mean “Which polyglot or hyperpolyglot do you idolize?”. In many

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Religion in Culture

For many people, religion is a very touchy subject. Those that have strong religious convictions often want others to believe

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Sex and Age in the Online World

This past Christmas, I got my first truly modern mobile device in the form of the Kindle Fire 7. With

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Colliding Languages

When we talk about what languages do, such as expand, die, shift, etc., we sometimes overlook the fact that those

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Language Voyeurism

We’ve all done it. Our perverse obsession with languages make us look for them everywhere. We start making decisions based

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The Real Rosetta Stone

Before any of you start cursing about some software or expecting this to be a review of it, I am

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