The Language Nerds

http://thelanguagenerds.com/

The Language Nerds is a place that was furnished to the best comfort of language enthusiasts. We strive to keep people with a passion for language entertained and informed. We strive as much to bring together people from different parts of the world and from different walks of life so they can share their language knowledge with the rest of the community. 
We at The Language Nerds, or the Nerds for short, are people who are passionate about topics in linguistics and language teaching. 

Artículos en The Language Nerds

Puzzles are fun, especially the ones that use words and language. They help make greater brain connections and they improve our problem-solving skills. It’s always useful to give your brain a little exercise by trying to solve these kinds of puzzles. You may not always be able to solve them, but that does not matter … Continue reading "Can You Find 6 Words Hidden In These 10 Puzzles?"

The post Can You Find 6 Words Hidden In These 10 Puzzles? first appeared on The Language Nerds. Leer más

One thing to be certain of: no two words mean exactly the same thing and absolute synonymy does not exist in linguistics. So while it’s okay to exchange words that mean more or less the same thing, the meaning of the sentence will be altered, however slightly. Another pro tip: do not use more words … Continue reading "List Words You Can Use Instead of “Very”."

The post List Words You Can Use Instead of “Very”. first appeared on The Language Nerds. Leer más

When you combine the cuteness of adorable animals with funny wordplay, the result is always amusing. We’ve published several articles and illustrations on just this and we know that people love animal puns. They make people laugh and who wouldn’t love animals anyways. Many artists use animals as a subject for their creative work. One … Continue reading "25 Amusing Animal Puns That Are Seriously A-dog-able."

The post 25 Amusing Animal Puns That Are Seriously A-dog-able. first appeared on... Leer más

The number one source of frustration when learning a language is the number of times we forget words we just learned. It takes a lot of practice to make words stick to our memory. Most people when they forget a word in a second language, they get embarrassed, their live crashes right there, and they … Continue reading "27 Times People Hilariously Worked Their Way Around Forgetting Or Not Knowing Particular English Words."

The post 27... Leer más

1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. read more

The post 30 Times People Hilariously Worked Their Way Around Forgetting Or Not Knowing Particular English Words. first appeared on The Language Nerds.

Italians gave the world a lot, including western civilization and a great culture and language. There is something Italian in every household today and that’s one more reason to adore Italians and the Italian culture. There are two things that make Italians particularly special and that’s their hand gestures and food. A lot of jokes … Continue reading "29 Jokes About Italians That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud."

The post 29 Jokes About Italians That Will Make You Laugh Out Loud. first appeared on... Leer más

Have you ever wondered why we use particular sounds to call cats, unlike other animals? What’s ever more interesting is the they respond to our calls. (Well, most of the times, sometimes they do recognize the call but they choose to ignore you). And did you know that cats are called differently in different countries? … Continue reading "How People Call Cats in Different languages."

The post How People Call Cats in Different languages. first appeared on The Language Nerds. Leer más

Have you ever wondered why we use particular sounds to call cats, unlike other animals? What’s ever more interesting is the they respond to our calls. (Well, most of the times, sometimes they do recognize the call but they choose to ignore you). And did you know that cats are called differently in different countries? … Continue reading "How People Call Cats in Different Countries."

The post How People Call Cats in Different Countries. first appeared on The Language Nerds. Leer más

Whether you speak English as a first or a second language, you have your own reasons for hating the English language. It could be the irritating spelling, pronunciation, or the confusing grammar rules that natives break all the time. Because a lot of people are learning English today than ever before, most of them express … Continue reading "26 Reasons Why The English Language is Insane."

The post 26 Reasons Why The English Language is Insane. first appeared on The Language Nerds. Leer más

Language diversity makes languages fun and interesting. It shows the varied potential of human genius and imagination. Imagine how much fun we would have been robbed of if we had only one language! Having different ways to say something across cultures is a great source of joy and fascination. We always ask our tremendously diverse … Continue reading "How different languages say “When Pigs Fly.”"

The post How different languages say “When Pigs Fly.” first appeared on The Language Nerds. Leer más

Pages