Tag Archives: Language

English Language Day 2019: Avocado, OK, Denim and Other English Words That Have Interesting Origin Stories

Words in English (Photo Credits: File Image) On April 23, playwright William Shakespeare’s birthday, the world celebrates English Language Day. As a part of the UN’s efforts to celebrate multilingualism and cultural diversity, English Language Day was first observed in 2010. No other language enjoys the same esteemed status that English does today. Thanks to… Read More »

HIV Testing Basics—Presented in American Sign Language [VIDEO]

It’s important to understand why you should get tested for HIV and sexually transmitted infections—and to know where you can get those tests. Such information is vital to a person’s health, and it should be made available to everyone. To that end, the team at Kikis with Louie, a popular YouTube series geared toward LGBT… Read More »