Language

How a Kinder Egg led to a surprising linguistic journey
Language

How a Kinder Egg led to a surprising linguistic journey

Author and sociologist Keith Kahn-Harris had a lockdown project that cracked the joy of languages

Susie Dent counts down the new words in our post-pandemic vocabulary
Culture

Susie Dent counts down the new words in our post-pandemic vocabulary

From ‘covidiot’ to ‘quarantini’ and beyond – how COVID-19 is changing our language

The very dab: Scots words show ‘innovation and self-deprecation’
Culture

The very dab: Scots words show ‘innovation and self-deprecation’

Geggie, bampot and sitooterie all made the cut for the Oxford English Dictionary in a new update

To understand a language you need the culture that surrounds it
Culture

To understand a language you need the culture that surrounds it

Arrival and the cosmic truth of language
Film

Arrival and the cosmic truth of language

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