Language-related links I liked lately, and you might too:
Encounters with biblio-amnesia.
An introduction to Blissymbols (PDF).
Nabokov on synaesthesia and the colours of the alphabet.
Railspeak should be terminated.
Spoken style correction: the iPeeve™.
Top punctuation boffins sort out the multiple shriek stop!!!!!
ScriptSource: documenting the world’s writing systems.
The linguistic history of Venice.
Swedish pre-school drops gendered pronouns (and Cinderella).
New research into how children learn their first words.
The 72-word door, or, the legacy of Webster’s Third.
Are swear words appropriate in the ‘sacred space’ of Russian theatre?
Glossary of new medical slang.
The evolution of English: an interactive timeline.