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  1. Is There A Difference Between East Coast And West Coast Slang?

    Is there a difference between east coast slang and west coast slang? The short answer: yes. Take a look.
  2. Can You Correct These Grammatically Incorrect Song Lyrics?

    These lyrics may be catchy, but there’s one, big grammatical error within them. Can you spot it? 
  3. What Are 7 Words To Describe The Silent Generation?

    The Silent Generation is the generation born between 1925–1945. Here are the words they think describe their generation.
  4. What Is The Origin Of The Term “Nymphomaniac”

    The term nymphomaniac may sound dirty or risque today. But back in Ancient Greece -- well, it also was dirty and risque. Take a look at the origin story of this word!
  5. What Is Accent Prestige Theory?

    No accent is more correct than another. And, here’s the irony. None of us talk the same way all the time. So why do we think some accents sound better than others?
  6. Can You Correct These Idioms?

    Have you ever heard the idiom it’s a doggie-dog world? Well that’s not the correct phrase. It’s actually dog-eat-dog world. Can you correct these other common idioms?
  7. Words That The Internet Has Changed

    Have you ever found yourself scrolling through social media, confused by all of the new slang out there. Well we asked all of you to tell us about the words you've seen change in meaning on social media.
  8. What Are All Of The Different Ways To Pluralize “You”?

    What's up you guys?! Or wait, should it be what's up y'all? Let's break down all of the ways you can address the plural you.
  9. What Is The Difference Between “Boarder” vs. “Border”?

    Boarder and border are homophones of each other. But how do you use each word correctly?
  10. What Is The Origin Of The Word “Bamboozle”?

    Bamboozle is one of those words that has been confounding etymologists for centuries. No one knows for sure what its origins are.