The Cutest Endearment Terms People Call Their Significant Others From Around The World.

A term of endearment is a phrase that people use to address someone they have affectionate feelings for. You sure can address your significant other by their name, but depending on the mood or what your significant other is up to you want to make them feel special by calling them with terms that capture your feelings for them. Endearment terms from other languages and cultures are fascinating. Sky Park Secure illustrated some of these terms in beautiful pictures. We have combined them here for you to browse through. Have a good read.

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20 Forgotten English Words That Are Very Relevant Today.

Like the universe, language is in a constant state of change and evolution. That’s how old and dying languages fuse into new languages. Language evolves whether we like it or not. Also, a certain language never comes with a close-ended number of words. Throughout its life span, it gains words and features that are incredibly useful but down the road, it also loses equally important features. Below you will find 20 awesome English words that have long been forgotten which we should bring back to daily use.  

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Can You Guess These 18 Puns Without Looking at the Explanations?

It’s hard to make humor without language. You gotta be exceptionally talented to make people laugh let alone doing that without the use of words. There is a particular kind of humor that appeals to people like you and me, and that’s the one that involves language and wordplay, aka puns.

Puns come in different kinds. And we have published many articles previously about them. The puns we have here today are different, though. They are hidden and kinda subtle, only visible to those who are extremely clever. We first present the puns with no explanation, try to guess them first then see how you did by scrolling to their explanations down the page.

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Words To Use Instead Of “Very”.

Creative writing is a skill that’s not given to everybody. It takes a lot of creativity and knowledge to be an effective writer. And one important rule of effective writing, and communicating in general, is using less words than necessary. The ability to say something using the minimum of words possible is what makes a great communicator. A writing behavior that doesn’t abide by this rule and that most people commit is the overuse of the intensifier “very“. In this article, we brought to you an exhaustive list of words you can use instead of very to avoid redundancy and sound creative.

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The Surprising Benefits of Being Bilingual.

Speaking a second language pays dividends as it has strong cognitive and social benefits. So, whatever trouble you took to learn a language, trust me it’s worth it. Below are some of the amazing benefits of learning a new language. Hope they convince you to learn one down the road.

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42 Clever Calligrams That Visualize The Meanings Of Various Words.

A calligram is a word or a text that is written in such a way that reveals the meaning or the intent of the written word. It’s calligraphy done creatively. A famous example, are these Arabic words that illustrate their meanings. It takes a lot of word knowledge artistic skills to visualize the meaning of words in the form of calligrams. That’s what New York-based designer Ji Lee was able to demonstrate in the words below. Check them out and let us know what you think.

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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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