Four gorgeous Scots Gaelic words and their origins

Four gorgeous Scots Gaelic words and their origins

After months of being in lockdown, Word Geek has been going a little stir crazy and has noticed her feet getting itchier. So this week, Word Geek decided to travel virtually to Scotland’s Outer Hebrides to discover some Scots Gaelic (pronounced “Gah-lic”) words and...
Amazing articulations from East Asia

Amazing articulations from East Asia

Word Geek has had a little more time on her hands than usual and has cultivated a new etymological enthusiasm. Her latest passion has taken her around the world in search of wonderful foreign words that have no direct translation in English. Last week she was in...