Ever wonder why the words we say mean what they do? Or how we learn them or teach to others? Then chances are linguistics have come up at one time or another. Not just for academic types anymore, linguistics can help you both speak and write better. But how to learn without entering a graduate program in linguistics? One of the easiest and cheapest ways to do so is to check out the blog of someone who has already learned what you wish to know. To that effect, we have gathered the top 50 linguistics blogs. By actual linguistic experts, teachers, and just plain lovers of words, they can do everything from improve your vocabulary to confusing your more wordy friends. Top General Linguistics Blogs These blogs feature all sorts of entries on linguistics.