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25 interesting and amusing facts about common words

Have you always been┬álogofascinated – fascinated by words? Do you one day dream of being described by as┬álogodaedalus – someone who is cunning with words? If so, you’ll enjoy Word Drops: A Sprinkling of Linguistic Curiosities, by Paul Anthony Jones, which contains 1,000 facts about words, language and etymology. The book follows the success of […]

6 YouTube channels to make you smarter

While learning used to be confined to the classroom, these days, a lot can be learned from spending some time watching educational and entertaining videos on YouTube. Here’s my pick of the most interesting and informative YouTube channels. 1. VSauce Covering a broad range of topics, VSauce answers the deep and meaningful questions of life, […]