Chinese writing in danger?

A short while ago, Ellen Jovin, who writes the fantastic blog “Words and Worlds of New York”, posted on Facebook

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Why you shouldn’t learn another language

You’ve been told a dozen times the different reasons for learning a new language. It will open your mind to

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Which language advertising works?

Note: This article is about language material advertising and it contains many pictures of various ads. These are here as

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Can you learn a language from a website?

When it comes to learning a language, people always have plenty of suggestions on the best ways to do it.

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Voynich Manuscript

One of my earliest interests in languages came from the various alphabets. I saw the Cyrillic, Greek and Mayan alphabets

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The Making of a Magazine: Part 2

Even knowing what I wanted, and accepting the fact that, at least for a long time, it would be just

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I Could Care Less

Recently, parody song artist Weird Al Yankovic stirred up the English language community with the release of his video “Word

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The Making of a Magazine: Part 1

In the world of language learning, there are literally tons of books devoted the subject, as well as countless web

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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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Making of Parleremo

When I resigned from the UniLang administration in 2008 over a difference of development ideas, I still wanted to have

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