5 Epic Language Moments in The Force Awakens

Star Wars: The Force Awakens exceeded audience expectations, and part of the secret was the film’s creative use of language. Here are five examples that show the power of great writing.

10 Things You Didn’t Know Had Names

Most things have names. However, sometimes the names are so obscure that they get relegated to being called “whatchamacallits” or “thingamajigs.” Here are ten little known names for everyday items. Paresthesia is that itching and tingling sensation in an extremity. You might have heard it referred to as “my foot’s gone asleep” or “pins and …

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Words That Contain the Word “Word”

This week’s article is especially for people who are truly obsessed with words. How many words can you name that contain the word “word” in it? Hmmm? Here are all the ones we could come up with: afterword afterwords backsword backswords broadsword broadswords buzzword buzzwords byword bywords catchword catchwords crossword crosswords cussword cusswords foreword forewords …

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All About Autumn

Do you love autumn? The colors on the trees. The nip in the air. This week’s blog post will instantly make you an expert on the origin of the word autumn. Autumn is the season between summer and winter (and yes, that would also be fall.) In the Northern Hemisphere it begins with the September …

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