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60 Euphemisms for Death!

The word "Death" has a lot of euphemisms in virtually every language.

60 Euphemisms for Death!

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Popular Words Invented by Authors

We explore some of the popular words authors have created that are now in our lexicon.

Popular Words Invented by Authors

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What People Get Wrong About African-American English

Here are the deep misconceptions about African-American English (AAE).

What People Get Wrong About African-American English

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Can Computers Really Talk? Or Are They Faking It?

Is it really "language," or just a digital illusion?

Can Computers Really Talk? Or Are They Faking It?

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What's the Longest Word?

We'll have to figure out what the word "word" really means...

What's the Longest Word?

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The Unexpected Origins of the Word ‘Monster’

What can we learn about our relationship to monsters?

The Unexpected Origins of the Word ‘Monster’