Not up on all the Pirate lingo? The Pirate Guys are here to help!
We do not need to feel sick with hate, but instead we should feel charged with love for our community.
The phrase “fake it til you make it” does not bring up positive thoughts in my mind. I think of ‘cheap’, ‘inauthentic’, ‘lies’ — all of which are terms I hope to not be aligned with.
In all of Latin America, Brazil is the only country whose primary language is Portuguese. How is it that South America’s largest country came to speak an entirely different language than every other country in the continent?
Beware the language police.
If you want to recover well and improve your life, what you say may be the key.
Left-handedness is no longer seen as an abnormality.
10 traits of those who have moved to a new spiritual order.
I can only imagine a translator trying to translate some of our slang to another language. Much of it would not make sense at all.
When we’re talking about violence, language can have a huge effect on whether a person hearing about a given situation feels safe or threatened by the description.
There are so many great English phrases, but John Faithful Hamer tells us why these are his three favorite.
Deliberately constructing the emphasis on an individual’s suffering.
DiaryDad is teaching his kids to swear like the “best” of ’em. I have given up on watching my language around my kids. I don’t let them swear though and I have no problem with the double standard either. I have friends on both sides of the fence on this issue. Some are very careful…
We use phrases everyday that most people don’t really understand. Take a few minutes to learn the interesting history behind these common terms.
Hector Ray shares a powerful principle about the words you speak.
In most cases, the language that reminds us of our masculinity is gendered – and denegrating to women. It tells us that women are weak, and we have to be better than that. Every time this happens, we learn more and more that exhibiting ‘feminine’ qualities is something to be avoided. At all costs.