These Words Wouldn’t Exist Without These 10 Famous Authors
Learn of 10 commonly-used English words that were coined by famous authors and philosophers.
The Odd and Eccentric Writing Rituals of 10 Famous Writers
Their odd writing rituals & quirks of these famous writers - from keeping rotten apples in the desk to walking lobsters on a leash - raise a number of questions.
Read Quotes From the Authors Who Knew Writing Best
Have you ever wondered how your favorite author viewed the world, art, and creativity? These 10 fascinating quotes will give you some idea...
The 10 Most Famous Poems In English Literature
Top 10 of poems written in English, which encompass the long-standing literary tradition of the language.
15 Famous People In History That Were Really Good-Looking
A collection of 15 vintage photos that prove that some of the famous figures in history were quite attractive...
22 Words Uttered By Writers In Their Final Moments
The world's most famous writers had a way with words right up until the point of their deaths, as these 22 images are about to show you.
Meet 10 Teachers Who Made Our World a Better Place
Without the right teacher, educating children and adults alike would be close to impossible, so here's a list of 10 teachers who changed the world!
Don't Take MY Advice, Take Mark Twain's!
Mark Twain was a very smart man. As such, his advice can be quite priceless...
From Salt to Salary: Surprising Origins of Ordinary Words
Did you know that the word 'muscle' stems from the Latin word for little mouse? Here is a collection of words with peculiar etymologies
The Origins of these 10 Olympic Words is Fascinating
You use these popular sports words all the time. But do you know where they come from?
10 Popular “Contemporary” Words Coined by Shakespeare
Shakespeare’s impact on the language we speak is far greater than most of us realize. These surprising words are just a few of hundreds attributed to the Bard.
Audrey Hepburn - 16 Quotes on Love, Happiness and Optimism
Audrey Hepburn was one of the most beloved film stars and fashion icons of the 20th century. These quotes highlight her great heart, wisdom, and humility.
14 Quirky Inspirational Quotes to Put a Smile on Your Face
Feeling a little down? These humorous words of wisdom will inspire you with a smile.
The Most Poignant Quotes Can Also Be the Funniest...
Nothing is more comforting than humor. These funny inspirational quotes reveal a few universal truths about life which anyone can relate to...
The Most Profound Musings of Harper Lee
The enduring success of 'To Kill A Mockingbird' turned Harper Lee into a literary legend. Here are some of her most remarkable quotes.
Using These French Phrases in English Elevates Your Speech
Even if English is the only language you speak, we’re more than convinced that you’re quite familiar with a bunch of French words...
This Great Poet’s Words Will Bring You Inner Peace
These powerful and inspiring quotes by the great poet Rumi will bring you inner peace.
12 Quotes That Reveal Jane Austen’s Wit and Wisdom
These quotes perfectly capture Jane Austen's timeless humor, wit, and wisdom.
15 Quotes to Remember from F. Scott Fitzgerald
To celebrate the contribution he gave the world through his writing, here are some of the most beautiful quotes of F. Scott Fitzgerald on life, love, and talent.
8 Ordinary English Words With Surprisingly Spicy Origins
The origins of all these 8 seemingly innocent words - e.g. gymnasium, avocado, and nice - are not for the faint of heart, as they're quite naughty!
10 English Words That Come From Native American Languages
Some seemingly ordinary English words, such as barbecue, raccoon, and even squash, actually come from Native American languages and it's fascinating!
10 Inspirational Sports Quotes to Lift Your Spirits
Feeling a little down in life? These powerful quotes from some of the greatest athletes in history will push you right up.
10 Quirky British Slang Phrases to Add to Your Vocabulary
British English often seems like a whole different language. Learn all about 10 common and certainly fun and quirky British slang words in this article!
You Won’t Believe These 11 Phrases Are Over a Century Old
These 11 words and phrases seem like they're a recent invention in English, but they're actually at least a century old...
10 Words We Use Every Day That Shakespeare Made Popular
Shakespeare is believed to have invented 1,700 words, but these 10 should be taken off the list, as he didn't invent, but popularized them.