language

Twenty Phrases & Words Mainers Use A Little Differently
A true Mainer has a certain dialect and accent about them. This article from Only In Your State brings up a few words Mainers use differently. Other than the usual 'wicked' and 'upta camp', what phrases and words do Mainers use a little differently...
The World’s Happiest Languages
The University of Vermont did a study on the happiest languages in the world. They rated words in various languages like: sad, happy, laughter, food, truck, greed and terrorist. They asked people to rate the sound of the words on a scale from 1 to 9.
Scientific Proof Shows Women Talk More Than Men
It’s been said that women talk more than men and a lot of people say it’s a myth, but now there is biological evidence to support the myth. Psychiatrist Louann Brizendine reports that women speak about 20,000 words a day while men speak only 7,000 a day. She also sights the fact that girls start off…