See also Speaking for slides and Book for my biggest writing project of the past several years. 


I’m the author of Because Internet: Understanding the New Rules of Language, a book about internet language with Riverhead (Penguin) coming out on July 23, 2019. More information and preorder links for Because Internet.

I’m the Resident Linguist at WIRED, where I write a column about internet language.

I was previously the Resident Linguist at The Toast (note that if The Toast’s archive is down, you can read my A Linguist Explains articles as pdfs here.)

At Washington Post:

At Quartz:

Complete list:

On Mental Floss:

In Schwa Fire:

At Dictionary.com:

At Slate’s Lexicon Valley (full list here):

At Grammar Girl:

At The Week: