r/asklinguistics

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A place to ask questions related to the science of linguistics.
https://reddit.com/r/asklinguistics/
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r/linguistics
169k  subs
**lin⋅guis⋅tics**: the scientific study of human *language* * what form does it take? * how is meaning constructed? * how is it structured? * how is it produced?
https://reddit.com/r/linguistics/
The repository for all the worst linguistics-related content of Reddit.
https://reddit.com/r/badlinguistics/
This is a subreddit for anybody interested in the pursuit of languages. All are welcome, whether beginner or polyglot.
https://reddit.com/r/languagelearning/
r/etymology
104k  subs
Discuss the origins of words and phrases, in English or any other language.
https://reddit.com/r/etymology/
r/conlangs
38k  subs
This subreddit is focused on the discussion of conlangs, tools and activities to aid you in the construction of your own conlang, and creating a community environment where we can all enjoy conlanging together.
https://reddit.com/r/conlangs/
Linguistics Humor: a sub for humor relating to linguistics
https://reddit.com/r/linguisticshumor/
The portal for public history
https://reddit.com/r/AskHistorians/
r/askphilosophy
112k  subs
/r/askphilosophy aims to provide serious, well-researched answers to philosophical questions.
https://reddit.com/r/askphilosophy/
r/translator
57k  subs
r/translator is *the* community for Reddit translation requests. Need something translated? Post here! We will help you translate any language, including Japanese, Chinese, German, Arabic, and many others. If you speak more than one language - especially rare ones - and want to put your multilingual skills to use, come join us!
https://reddit.com/r/translator/
r/grammar
45k  subs
A subreddit for questions and discussions about grammar, language, style, conventions[,] and punctuation.
https://reddit.com/r/grammar/
r/German
98k  subs
/r/German is a community focused on discussion related to the learning German language. It is also a place to discuss the language at large and for the kinds of submissions that elaborate on the reasons why we're interested in German, where they're not geographically specific like /r/DE, /r/Austria or /r/Switzerland. Enjoy your time on /r/German! :)
https://reddit.com/r/German/
r/askscience
18m  subs
Ask a science question, get a science answer.
https://reddit.com/r/askscience/
r/AskAcademia
80k  subs
This subreddit is for discussing academic life, and for asking questions directed towards people involved in academia, (both science and humanities).
https://reddit.com/r/AskAcademia/
r/Spanish
74k  subs
Discuss, teach others and learn Spanish. Share information, stories and more on themes related to this wonderful language.
https://reddit.com/r/Spanish/
r/French
81k  subs
Bienvenue sur /r/French, l'espace reddit pour apprendre et enseigner le français! Welcome to /r/French, the place to learn and teach French!
https://reddit.com/r/French/
r/badhistory
170k  subs
A place for the most uninformed, naive, and wrongheaded comments about history. Think that your opinion plus half a Wikipedia article is as valid (or more so) as the experts in the field? This is the hell your comment will burn in.
https://reddit.com/r/badhistory/
r/duolingo
70k  subs
The official Duolingo community of Reddit - a forum and chat where you can discuss all things Duolingo!
https://reddit.com/r/duolingo/
This is a community for people studying or teaching Chinese - or just interested in the language. Please post interesting links, language learning advice, or questions about the Chinese language.
https://reddit.com/r/ChineseLanguage/
r/vexillology
287k  subs
A subreddit for those who enjoy flags, the history behind them, and their design characteristics.
https://reddit.com/r/vexillology/
**Explain Like I'm Five is the best forum and archive on the internet for layperson-friendly explanations.**   Don't Panic!
https://reddit.com/r/explainlikeimfive/
r/worldbuilding
439k  subs
For geeks and nerds, artists, writers, philosophers, politicians and scientists alike: The creation of new worlds and new universes has been a key element of science fiction and fantasy. It can also exist outside the realm of scifi-literature and RPG-gaming as a means of exploring possibilities. This subreddit is about sharing your worlds and discussing the many aspects of creating new ones.
https://reddit.com/r/worldbuilding/
r/MapPorn
767k  subs
High quality images of maps.
https://reddit.com/r/MapPorn/
/r/badphilosophy is currently open. Don't make me close it again. Please use the Old Reddit design, linked in the top left corner.
https://reddit.com/r/badphilosophy/