People Use Fewer First-Person Pronouns As They Get Older
September 30, 2014
And we start saying these other things instead.
A Person's Accent Can Change Your Perception of What He Is Saying
September 23, 2014
New research reveals just how much a French, or Chinese, or Chilean accent changes what you hear.
Why Drugs Are a Metaphor for Some Foods, and Sex Is a Metaphor for Others
September 21, 2014
The answers lie in Yelp reviews.
From "cup-shot" to "rat-arsed."
Some of the weirdest, most fascinating terms of endearment from history. ("My dear little bag-pudding!")
How Using Emoji Makes Us Less Emotional
July 07, 2014
And what linguists say it means if your smiley face has a nose.
Diversity within religions is just as important to America as the diversity of religions.
Your moral barometer is greatly affected by the language you're speaking.
The evolutionary logic—and other meanings—of a pet name
Women Get Interrupted More—Even By Other Women
May 14, 2014
Average interruptions in a man-to-man conversation: one. Average interuptions in a man-to-woman conversation: 2.6.