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23 words and phrases you’ll only hear in the South

The South is a special place with its own quirks and traditions, but it's especially well-known for having a way with words. Take a look at some of these classic Southern words and phrases you probably won't hear anywhere else.
"Selfie" is a real word in the dictionary now.

30 words you won’t believe were added to the dictionary in the last decade

The Oxford English Dictionary adds new words on a regular basis to reflect new cultural phenomena, but some of these words are just unbelievable.
It's easy to change the language on your Chromebook for menus and web pages.

You can change the language on your Chromebook in 2 ways — here’s how

It's easy to change the language on your Chromebook for menus and web pages. You'll just need to access your Chromebook's settings menu.
Some slang terms deserve to fade away sooner than others.

8 slang words from the last decade that we can’t stand

Thanks to the internet, words can take root in our culture faster than ever. These are the slang words we can't stand anymore.

11 slang words from the last decade that we love

In a decade that saw a massive expansion in social media, slang is spreading faster than ever. Here are our favorite slang words from the 2010s.

This list of every ‘Word of the Year’ is like taking a trip through time

Every year since 1990, the American Dialect Society holds "the Super Bowl of linguistics" to crown the word that defined the year.
A dictionary in the Rensselaerville Public Library in Rensselaerville, New York.

15 great words that will make you sound smarter

Even if you consider yourself a walking dictionary, there's always room for a few more great words in your vocabulary — especially these 15 terms that people should really be using way more often.
It's easy to change the language on Windows 10 for your entire system.

How to change the language on your Windows 10 device

It's easy to change the language on Windows 10 for your entire system, including internal settings and online displays. Here's how to do it.
Certain words can leave some people perplexed.

Today is National Dictionary Day — here are the 10 most confusing words in the English language, according to Merriam-Webster

The most-looked up words in the Merriam-Webster's dictionary give us a peek into the most confusing words in the English language.
You're probably not using these words correctly.

25 words that you’re probably using incorrectly

While definitions have been known to shift based on the way a word is commonly used, some popular uses are just plain wrong.