Enough is a common enough word in the English language that we never stop to think how strange it is.
A glimpse into the social history of the condom.
English – and possibly other languages – get quite weird when it comes to place names. Each seems to become an idiom on its own.
We all have our peeves about language. But Andrew McMillen’s fascinating article about those who contribute to Wikipedia […]
Being a linguist must be very frustrating. When others think of the most intellectually-demanding subjects which have been […]
It’s not too often that we see the birth and early infancy of a new phrase in English, […]