30 Untranslatable Words From Other Languages (Illustrated).

We know for a fact that language and culture are intricately intertwined that one influences the other in tremendous, and sometimes amazing, ways. It is this intertwining that makes translations from one language to another extremely difficult. You can only translate words and concepts that exist in both cultures. Cultural subtleties that are not shared by other cultures will often get lost in translation.

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30 Jokes That Only Grammar Nerds Will Understand And Appreciate.

Commas, tense, and proper grammar and punctuation might not be something that most people enjoy or pay attention to. But to us, language fanatics, they’re what gives meaning to our lives. After all, commas are what saves lives in a sentence like “Let’s eat grandma”. And grammar is the difference between “knowing your shit” and “knowing you’re shit.”

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26 Jokes About Unrequited Love Featuring Witty Puns Shared For A Viral Twitter Trend.

Twitter is home to amazing tends that go viral from time to time. One such trend is when people started renaming everyday objects and they sounded way more accurate than the real ones. This is possible when you give a huge community the chance to share their creative ideas, and that’s what Twitter excels at.

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Guy In Colorado Is Putting The Funniest Signs, And The Puns Are Hilarious.

Whether they make you laugh or cringe, puns are real and should not be underappreciated, especially to people like us who find great joy in words and wordplay. We have published serval articles about puns before and we know first hand that people love them and appreciate them and that’s why we will keep coming with more creative puns to keep the fun going.

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21 Phrases Americans Say That Make Zero Sense To Non-Americans.

You may have noticed that people in America do things radically differently. I don’t know if that’s a tendency or that Americans try so hard to distinguish themselves from the rest of the word. I mean why would you choose Fahrenheit over the much more elegant Celsius, mile over kilometer (and don’t get me started on how kilometer is pronounced over there), pound (which is abbreviated by the way as lb) over kilogram, etc. 

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If everyday objects could talk, this is what they would say.

 Teo Zirinis, the creator behind Hands Off My Dinosaur, has an interesting and quirky sense of style. He transformed his passion for common and everyday objects into a rich gallery of punny and imaginative drawings. He writes, “I wonder what it would be like if they had a voice of their own. What would they say and how would they interact with each other?” So, here is a humorous list of some of the funny answers to Teo’s question. Scroll through them and let us know what you think.

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If Animals Could Speak, Here is What They Would Say.

Whether you own a pet or not, you must have given it many a though before: if animals could speak, what would they say? What if they already speak, but we’re too ignorant to understand their language? These are fairly non-trivial questions that science is still probing into but with no avail. All we can do now is entertain the humorous idea of what animals would say if they could speak. Many comic strips have translated, quite humorously, the thoughts of animals in everyday situations. We have combined some of them in this article and we hope they appeal to you. These comics come to you from They Can TalkEarth to Planet Cartoons, and Liz Climo. Scroll through them and let us know what you liked. 

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20 Things Only Bilinguals Will Understand.

Being able to speak multiple languages is priceless. Language is key to understanding another culture, which is like opening up and discovering a whole new world. It enables you to converse with a whole other group of people, understand a whole another set of ideas, and perceive everything in life from more than one angle. There are some experiences that only bilinguals can relate to. Below are 20 of them. 

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This Twitter Account Is Renaming Everyday Objects And They’re More Accurate Than The Real Ones.

We give names to things around us almost all the time in a way that is totally random. The word cat, for instance, has no clue in itself that can help us guess what it refers to. But what if we took the task of naming things in such a way that you could guess almost accurately what they refer to merely by the combination of the words involved. As a funny attempt at this, Twitter user @CorrectNames rethought the names of 45 everyday things and man are they accurate! Please scroll through them and let us know what you think. 

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54 Everyday Things You Never Knew Had Names.

You know..that little space, that dot-shaped thing, or that stuff you find when you pop the other stuff!! Or the whatchamacallit. We’ve all had moments when we couldn’t name a certain thing and we knew there should be a word for it. Well, you’re right, there is. Here is a list. 

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