Linguistics- News

Linguistics is the scientific study of language and its structure, including the study of morphology, syntax, phonetics, and semantics.


  1. The World Atlas of Language Structures
  2. History of the Word “Tea”
  3. Do Goats Have Accents?
  4. Linguistic Bots Explain Why Big Groups Produce Simple Grammar
  5. Speaking Out: Mapping the World’s Dialects
  6. Chart: The World’s Most Spoken Languages And Their Speakers
  7. Languages Don’t All Have the Same Number of Terms for Colors – Scientists Have a New Theory Why
  8. What Colors Mean In Other Cultures
  9. Designer Creates Arabic Words into Illustrations of their Literal Meanings
  10. ‘Sistine Chapel of the ancients’ rock art discovered in remote Amazon forest
  11. Inside Planet Word, DC’s Museum of Language
  1. Common Word Origins (Maps)
  2. Queens Has Most Languages in World
  3. 14 Maps That Show What Languages People Speak in the US
  4. How Linguists Are Pulling Apart Bering Strait Theory
  5. Does Language Influence How I Think?
  6. How Many Languages Are There? (Linguistic Society of America)
  7. Languages in Contact (Linguistic Society of America)
  8. Is English Changing? (Linguistic Society of America)
  9. Linguistics in Everyday Life (Linguistic Society of America)
  10. Necklace Contains All World’s Languages (Smithsonian Magazine)
  1. 23 Maps and Charts on Language
  2. The Mystery of, Uh, Filled Pauses (Japan)
  3. Theory of Universal Grammar (Noam Chomsky)
  4. Where do they speak that language?
  5. Your Language Shape[s] How You Think?
  6. Emoticons and Symbols…
  7. The Evolution of ‘Like’ (John McWhorter)
  8. The World’s Most Musical Languages (John McWhorter)
  9. Translators (John Oliver)
  10. Invisible Language of Nursery (John McWhorter)
  11. Leaving The Mother Tongue (Mental Floss)
  12. Countries In Their Own Languages (Arika Okrent)
  13. Those Incredible Interpreters
  14. The 10 Oldest Languages Still Spoken
  15. Bringing Up Babel (Robert Lane Greene)
  16. Forgotten Languages: What Ancient Languages Sound Like
  17. Word Magic: How Much Really Gets Lost in Translation?
  18. Against All Odds: Archaic Greek…
  19. What the World Will Speak in 2115 (John McWhorter)