All posts tagged "etymology"
Christmastime Is Here: The Etymology of Christmas
Christmastime is here. Or is Christmas time here? From where and when does the word Christmas come? And is Xmas a...InformationDecember 13, 2018
The History of All Hallows’ Eve: The Etymology of ‘Halloween’
Halloween, Hallowe’en, All Hallows’ Eve — English speakers use many names for the holiday that occurs each year on October 31....InformationOctober 28, 2018
Subfields of Linguistics Defined: Sociolinguistics, Psycholinguistics, Neurolinguistics, Historical Linguistics, Etymology, Comparative Linguistics
Linguistics is the study of language and encompasses a large number of more specific disciplines of language study. Therefore, linguistics is...InformationApril 28, 2013