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Dec 6, 2013 05:06 AM ET
Say this five times fast: She sells seashells by the seashore. Or: Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers. These famous tongue twisters are nothing compared to a new one created by MIT researchers who claim they've created the hardest one ever.
Apr 29, 2014 05:00 PM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
We can predict what others will say far more often than previously thought, research shows. Continue reading →
Mar 25, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Emily Sohn
Does the exploding use of exclamation marks indicate the end of the linguistic world as we know it? Not necessarily.