Feast Your Eyes on This Beautiful Linguistic Family Tree | Mental Floss

Feast Your Eyes on This Beautiful Linguistic Family Tree

Feast Your Eyes on This Beautiful Linguistic Family Tree | Mental Floss

Language map of Europe  Re-pinned by #Europass

How do you say One Europe?

This chart shows the lexical distance — that is, the degree of overall vocabulary divergence — among the major languages of Europe. The size of each circle represents the number of speakers ...

Lexical Distance Among the Languages of Europe

This chart shows the lexical distance — that is, the degree of overall vocabulary divergence — among the major languages of Europe. The size of each circle represents the number of speakers ...

The Great Language Game: Amongst the thousands of languages spoken across the world, here are just eighty. How many can you distinguish between?

The Great Language Game: Amongst the thousands of languages spoken across the world, here are just eighty. How many can you distinguish between?

What the World Will Speak in 2115 - an interesting (and fairly brief) look at the birth and death of languages.

What the World Will Speak in 2115

What the World Will Speak in 2115 - an interesting (and fairly brief) look at the birth and death of languages.

A surprising map of the countries that are most and least welcoming to foreigners

A surprising map of the countries that are most and least welcoming to foreigners

WHEN Johnson needs to research something, a long list of bookmarks, plus a stack of physical books, plus a phone jammed with apps, have made the work faster and more...

Johnson: A few favourite things

WHEN Johnson needs to research something, a long list of bookmarks, plus a stack of physical books, plus a phone jammed with apps, have made the work faster and more...

Why save a language?  Hint: It’s not to preserve a different way of seeing the world.

Why Save a Language?

Why save a language? Hint: It’s not to preserve a different way of seeing the world.

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