Otherwords

Find the fascinating and funny stories behind the words and sounds we take for granted.

Otherwords digs deep into this quintessential human trait of language and finds the fascinating, thought-provoking, and funny stories behind the words and sounds we take for granted. Incorporating the fields of biology, history, cultural studies, literature and more, linguistics has something for everyone and offers a unique perspective into what it means to be human.

FromDigital StudiosDigital Studios

Providing Support for PBS.org

Providing Support for PBS.org

Support for PBS.org provided by: