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These 10+ Korean Words Have Just Been Added To The English Dictionary 3 soryang Sep 2021 Sep 2021 1 456
Tut, a Language Used by Enslaved Africans, Is Resurfacing on Social Media 1 Behind the Aegis Aug 2021 Aug 2021 11 897
Hidden Influence of Chinese Characters and Words on Korean Vocabulary and Writing (Zev Handel) 0 soryang Aug 2021 Aug 2021 0 604
Mistranslated doctoral thesis title triggers plagiarism review rocking South Korean politics 2 soryang Jul 2021 Jul 2021 0 1289
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100 verbs to survive in JAPAN! (Essential verbs in a day) 0 YoshidaYui Jun 2021 Jun 2021 1 2507
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Vent/rant about unclear speech 3 Foolacious Mar 2021 Mar 2021 3 1363
The story of Richard Sears or "Uncle Hanzi" 12 soryang Mar 2021 Mar 2021 5 2027
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We need to talk about 'Kike' -- how did the slur originate anyway? 0 Behind the Aegis Mar 2021 Mar 2021 3 2347
We're running out of time to preserve endangered Jewish languages. 0 Behind the Aegis Feb 2021 Feb 2021 1 828
Can any suggest American TV shows that I can watch which are 3 phylny Jan 2021 Jan 2021 0 3633
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350 Phrases Every Japanese Beginner Must Know 5 yuiyoshida Dec 2020 Dec 2020 0 2115
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The Translator Relay: Don Mee Choi 1 soryang Sep 2020 Sep 2020 2 1398
DuoLingo app! 3 yuiyoshida May 2020 Sep 2020 0 2305
What's "Daze" in "Yare Yare Daze"? (And "Dawa"?") 0 yuiyoshida Sep 2020 Sep 2020 0 608
Why Google Translate FAILS at Japanese 1 yuiyoshida Aug 2020 Aug 2020 1 716
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A question about the ellipsis 13 PJMcK Aug 2020 Aug 2020 2 1922
Any recommendations for jump starting French 9 bucolic_frolic Apr 2020 Jun 2020 0 3592
I learned something new today.... 3 yuiyoshida Jun 2020 Jun 2020 4 1735
Lingo: Around Europe in Sixty Languages 4 Behind the Aegis May 2020 Jun 2020 1 2084
A neat site for translations 4 Behind the Aegis Jul 2013 May 2020 1 3989
Interesting twitter thread on "translation talk" 1 soryang May 2020 May 2020 3 1143
I was looking at taking Spanish at our community college. I was wondering about online 4 brewens Apr 2020 Apr 2020 0 1391
1400 Japanese Vocab & Phrase 3 hr Audiobook (BasicIntermediate) 0 yuiyoshida Apr 2020 Apr 2020 1 917
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Hwang Jini's riddle is a play on Hanja 0 soryang Jan 2020 Jan 2020 1 2818
What does the Korean word "Arirang" ( 아리랑 ) mean? 0 soryang Nov 2019 Nov 2019 1 1691
Ten Useful Korean Slang Terms X 2 2 soryang Oct 2019 Oct 2019 3 1260
Japanese phrases you can use (Phrases I have accumulated over the years.) 1 yuiyoshida Oct 2019 Oct 2019 3 4743
Otsukaresama desu - The magic word in Japanese 0 yuiyoshida Oct 2019 Oct 2019 0 784
Why Is Korean So Hard? 1 soryang Sep 2019 Sep 2019 4 1466
WHY Japanese is the HARDEST Language 4 yuiyoshida Sep 2019 Sep 2019 1 1202
Agnotology 4 littlemissmartypants Sep 2019 Sep 2019 8 1279
Japanese guy reacts to Foreigner's Tattoos 1 yuiyoshida Aug 2019 Aug 2019 3 1300
the persistence of syntax 3 Lionel Mandrake Aug 2019 Aug 2019 3 1336
My 1950s miseducation in English. 13 Lionel Mandrake Jul 2019 Aug 2019 2 2187
A Brief History of British and Irish Languages 4 ashling Mar 2019 Jul 2019 19 2061
expressing feelings in Japanese 7 yuiyoshida Jun 2019 Jul 2019 1 1684
These are the hardest-to-spell words in the English language, CNN: 3 Stuart G May 2019 May 2019 2 1597
What's in a name? Japan puzzles over 'Reiwa' 2 soryang Apr 2019 Apr 2019 2 1329
Does redundancy constitute bad grammar? 38 Lionel Mandrake Jul 2017 Apr 2019 0 5841
Crossing Divides: Two Koreas divided by a fractured language 5 soryang Mar 2019 Mar 2019 2 2154
South Carolina African American Heritage Foundation Invites Applicants for Summer Institute 1 Behind the Aegis Mar 2019 Mar 2019 3 1381
How to Upgrade your Speech by Not Saying "Like" 9 littlemissmartypants Nov 2018 Jan 2019 3 2362
The 10 Oldest Languages Still Spoken In The World Today 11 elleng Mar 2017 Dec 2018 6 3924
Morphology of "antidisestablishmentarianism", 2 Lionel Mandrake Dec 2018 Dec 2018 2 4683
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