Travel etiquette: body language
Not only spoken language is important, – your body language is always significant too.
6 early theories about the origin of language
How did language begin? Words don’t leave artifacts behind – writing began long after language did – so theories of language origins have generally been based on hunches.
Is it possible to think without language?
Let us philosophize about how much we really need speech… Or would images and feelings be quite enough?
Languages of love: 10 unusual terms of endearment
Some terms of endearment can be used in many languages – "baby", "angel" and "sweetheart" for example. But some don't travel as well as you might think. If you call a French person "honey" ("miel") he or she may take it as a unflattering comparison with a sticky mess.