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Early recording of Korean from the Sorbonne 2 soryang Dec 2020 Dec 2020 1 1034
The Translator Relay: Don Mee Choi 1 soryang Sep 2020 Sep 2020 2 1117
DuoLingo app! 3 yuiyoshida May 2020 Sep 2020 0 1863
What are your favorite non-English words? 21 Recursion May 2013 Sep 2020 6 4875
What's "Daze" in "Yare Yare Daze"? (And "Dawa"?") 0 yuiyoshida Sep 2020 Sep 2020 0 341
Why Google Translate FAILS at Japanese 1 yuiyoshida Aug 2020 Aug 2020 1 402
Would love to learn Mandarin online need suggestions 5 TuxedoKat Aug 2020 Aug 2020 0 1633
A question about the ellipsis 13 PJMcK Aug 2020 Aug 2020 2 1316
Any recommendations for jump starting French 9 bucolic_frolic Apr 2020 Jun 2020 0 2967
I learned something new today.... 3 yuiyoshida Jun 2020 Jun 2020 4 1228
Lingo: Around Europe in Sixty Languages 4 Behind the Aegis May 2020 Jun 2020 1 1581
A neat site for translations 4 Behind the Aegis Jul 2013 May 2020 1 3253
Interesting twitter thread on "translation talk" 1 soryang May 2020 May 2020 3 776
I was looking at taking Spanish at our community college. I was wondering about online 4 brewens Apr 2020 Apr 2020 0 1012
1400 Japanese Vocab & Phrase 3 hr Audiobook (BasicIntermediate) 0 yuiyoshida Apr 2020 Apr 2020 1 655
Yandere (ヤンデレ) 1 yuiyoshida Mar 2020 Mar 2020 4 700
PARASITE-Jessica song(Parody)full version-Korea song(독도는 우리 땅) 0 soryang Feb 2020 Feb 2020 0 595
Korea Sijo (시조) in English -- by translation and original poems 0 soryang Feb 2020 Feb 2020 2 698
How I Learnt JAPANESE (Mikan) 3 yuiyoshida Jan 2020 Feb 2020 0 844
DO NOT SAY 'I think...' - say THIS instead - 21 more advanced alternative phrases 6 yuiyoshida Jan 2020 Jan 2020 4 1126
Hwang Jini's riddle is a play on Hanja 0 soryang Jan 2020 Jan 2020 1 1530
What does the Korean word "Arirang" ( 아리랑 ) mean? 0 soryang Nov 2019 Nov 2019 1 1233
Ten Useful Korean Slang Terms X 2 2 soryang Oct 2019 Oct 2019 3 995
Japanese phrases you can use (Phrases I have accumulated over the years.) 1 yuiyoshida Oct 2019 Oct 2019 3 3475
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WHY Japanese is the HARDEST Language 4 yuiyoshida Sep 2019 Sep 2019 1 915
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the persistence of syntax 3 Lionel Mandrake Aug 2019 Aug 2019 3 964
My 1950s miseducation in English. 13 Lionel Mandrake Jul 2019 Aug 2019 2 1638
A Brief History of British and Irish Languages 4 ashling Mar 2019 Jul 2019 19 1396
expressing feelings in Japanese 7 yuiyoshida Jun 2019 Jul 2019 1 1296
These are the hardest-to-spell words in the English language, CNN: 3 Stuart G May 2019 May 2019 2 1280
What's in a name? Japan puzzles over 'Reiwa' 2 soryang Apr 2019 Apr 2019 2 1046
Does redundancy constitute bad grammar? 38 Lionel Mandrake Jul 2017 Apr 2019 0 4486
Crossing Divides: Two Koreas divided by a fractured language 5 soryang Mar 2019 Mar 2019 2 1551
South Carolina African American Heritage Foundation Invites Applicants for Summer Institute 1 Behind the Aegis Mar 2019 Mar 2019 3 1044
How to Upgrade your Speech by Not Saying "Like" 9 littlemissmartypants Nov 2018 Jan 2019 3 1787
The 10 Oldest Languages Still Spoken In The World Today 11 elleng Mar 2017 Dec 2018 6 3290
Morphology of "antidisestablishmentarianism", 2 Lionel Mandrake Dec 2018 Dec 2018 2 3341
Has anyone gone to an immersion school? 10 Manifestor_of_Light Feb 2012 Sep 2018 1 4174
Questions about the word pendejo 11 47of74 Sep 2017 Jul 2018 0 2761
Items on the menu at a Mexican restaurant. 2 Lionel Mandrake Nov 2017 Jul 2018 0 2782
Wiktionary IPA symbol R is messed up. 3 Lionel Mandrake Feb 2017 Feb 2018 0 1774
This message was self-deleted by its author 1 left-of-center2012 Jul 2017 Jul 2017 0 1140
What native English speakers instinctively know. 4 PoindexterOglethorpe Sep 2016 May 2017 5 2205
Calling Yourself Humbled Doesnt Sound as Humble as It Used To 2 Dark n Stormy Knight Feb 2017 Feb 2017 4 2229
Learning a language for business 1 KatyMan Dec 2016 Dec 2016 0 1535
pronunciation of poly- 4 Lionel Mandrake Aug 2016 Sep 2016 0 1926
The cult of the hyperpolyglot 3 Starboard Tack Feb 2012 Aug 2016 1 2908
new documentary "Conlanging: The Art of Crafting Tongues" (reddit AMA w/ exec producers) 0 eShirl Aug 2016 Aug 2016 0 1418
Ninilchik Russian: A Dialect of Russian Spoken in Alaska... 0 xocet Jul 2016 Jul 2016 1 1568
A comprehensive website of cliches (though I prefer to call them idioms) 1 ailsagirl Jun 2016 Jun 2016 2 1717
I have a question: What is your opinion of learning two different languages at once? 36 whathehell Dec 2014 May 2016 0 6169
Languages you didn't know you borrow words from (1) 30 Betty Karlson Dec 2011 Mar 2016 4 7956
"Thank you" in more than 465 languages 0 vkkv Mar 2016 Mar 2016 1 1864
Sapir-Whorf 1 aswanson Feb 2016 Feb 2016 0 2148
Question about IM/Twitter short-cut spellings 3 Tab Dec 2015 Dec 2015 0 1777
Universal Grammar, parameters, and all that. 1 Lionel Mandrake Dec 2015 Dec 2015 2 1870
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'hijastro' & 'filiaster' 1 Lionel Mandrake Oct 2015 Oct 2015 1 1795
Whistled Turkish challenges notions about language and the brain 0 Panich52 Aug 2015 Aug 2015 0 1674
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