“She texted him”, “She text him”, or what? Ben Zimmer investigates.
A short history of the Comic Sans font and the (over)reactions it has provoked.
What is Standard English? Here are three views.
What is centre-embedding and why is it so interesting? or, “You are what what you eat eats”.
David Crystal reads from his essay on the future of the English language (8 minutes 42 seconds).
I saved the longest for last: W. Tecumseh Fitch, an evolutionary biologist and cognitive scientist, revisits Charles Darwin’s ideas on the evolution of language.