New census data provides a chance to understand why immigrants earn lower wages than Canadians who have been here for many generations. Whether immigrants speak English at home may be a clue.
Anglophones have long complained that their language and culture are marginalised. They say if this doesn't change, they must be granted independence.
Extremists haven't always been associated with violence, or religious views.
Whether it's due to native language loss or unsupported high school curricula, the lack of bilingualism in the US is notable. Why can't more Americans speak another language? How should that change?
The English language test is an unfair barrier to anyone for whom English is not their mother tongue.
Here is a handful of extremely useful expressions with political application which have fallen by the wayside, but remain apt and adept today.
Grammar pedantry recently contributed to the downfall of World Bank chief economist Paul Romer. But 'grammonds' are people to be celebrated not vilified.
The English language will be one of the most important things the UK leaves behind in the EU.
Many refugees are unable to use the skills and knowledge they have brought with them and obtain work equal to their experience.
In English and science alike, every student and teacher brings his or her own language patterns to class. But how can educators make sure that language bias doesn't harm student achievement?
Students from South Africa's public school system battle to cope with the rigorous demands of any university degree without genuine, committed support.
Learning is an independent activity at university. Students who don't speak English as a mother tongue struggle to decode the content, let alone make sense of it.
The belief in the linguistic superiority of the 'native speaker' is often based on assumptions of ethnicity.
As a British judge has just discovered, swearing's fine ... until you do it in the wrong place.
Our communications revolution is changing the way we write and speak, and 'Slanglish' has never had it so good.
A few of those sayings that most people tend to get wrong.
Flying is known to be the safest mode of transport, but many accidents could be avoided with better communication.
The right-wing press is using a particularly out of date ideology to link language change and immigration.
Universities pay too little attention to the knowledge and experiences that students bring to their institutions from different cultures and backgrounds.
Skepta's Mercury Prize win has put grime – and youth culture – in the spotlight.