Is madder a real word? When Obama used it in a tweet, there was outrage that it was not grammatically correct. The Guardian asks us all to calm down.
Trying to learn another language? Good, it may delay dementia. Struggling? Avoid these 10 common mistakes. Do different languages confer different personalities? The Economist explores. And while we’re talking multilingualism: here are 11 untranslatable words.
To go along with our post about bands influenced by literature, here’s a tumblr of awesome people reading.
Lists of 50s:
Arfarfan’arf, Whooperups, and Mafficking: 56 Victorian slang terms we miss
Infographic of 50 awesome language facts
50 words to ban from standardized tests
And yet another animal needs a name, but this one is a cute baby panda.