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Earnings calls are boring by design
Yes, they really are that boring on purpose.
He brought "Game of Thrones" languages to life
David Peterson created the Dothraki and High Valyrian tongues.
Read our full conversation with George Lakoff on "your brain on Trump"
The professor emeritus of cognitive science and linguistics explains how your brain responds to President Trump's language.
A four-letter word is shaping the debate on minimum wage increases
Wage hike or wage increase? Does it really matter? Linguists would say "yes."
'YouTube Voice:' The linguistics behind the phenomenon
Audience engagement doesn't require tricks, just a few simple speaking strategies.
The loaded meaning behind 'What do you do?'
The Atlantic's Deb Fallows talks regional differences in how we say hello.