comprehensive catalog of the world’s languages! Can’t wait to check it out.
As Friedrich Nietzsche said, “Words are but symbols for the relations of things to one another and to us; nowhere do they touch upon the absolute truth.” Here, illustrated, are 11 words whose concepts cannot be properly explained across cultures.
Authorial assertions of “originality” may or may not be validated in circumstances of posthumous relegation…
Challenge yourself to identify some seventy languages by their sound alone. Learn more about how languages sound and where they’re spoken.
Randomized pairings of Family Circus cartoons and Friedrich Nietzsche quotes.
If I had a quarter for the number of times I’ve wished I had a permanent marker around to correct stupid mistakes in public documents written by official organizations… Brand slogans aside: how does such bad writing make it so far in the world?!
Cute illustrations and funny examples to explain the difference between subject and object pronouns.
The three little pigs story in French, sung to Lady Gaga’s “Poker Face.” So good!
"How to Fake French" by Erica Guaca.