r/whatstheword

34,915 subscribers
created in 2011


r/findareddit
124k subscribers

Having trouble finding the reddit you need? Post here what you're looking for and someone can suggest a reddit for you!

https://reddit.com/r/findareddit
whatstheword 3.95%
1.65% findareddit
r/tipofmytongue
370k subscribers

Can't remember the name of that movie you saw when you were a kid? Or the name of that video game you had for Game Gear? This is the place to get help.

https://reddit.com/r/tipofmytongue
whatstheword 16.76%
1.16% tipofmytongue
r/linguistics
117k subscribers

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
whatstheword 2.69%
1.85% linguistics
r/grammar
25k subscribers

A subreddit for questions and discussions about grammar, language, style, conventions[,] and punctuation.

https://reddit.com/r/grammar
whatstheword 2.3%
3.04% grammar
r/logophilia
33k subscribers

Logophilia is a prime subreddit for novel words and the lovers of words.

https://reddit.com/r/logophilia
whatstheword 1.85%
7.02% logophilia
r/words
7k subscribers

For logophiles, whether you tend toward pleonasm or perspicacious thrift. Any language is acceptable. Suggested topics are new words, expressions, neologisms, neoterisms, sniglets, odd usages, reanimated words, words you never knew existed, words you wish existed, or even words you would like expurgated from the space-time continuum.

https://reddit.com/r/words
whatstheword 1.8%
14.2% words
r/ifyoulikeblank
91k subscribers

A subreddit for people who are in search of new, relevant media - whether it be music, TV shows, movies, or anything else.

https://reddit.com/r/ifyoulikeblank
whatstheword 2.75%
1.18% ifyoulikeblank
r/HelpMeFind
31k subscribers

Do you miss something that seems to have been wiped from existence, like a game or an old candy? Does it seem impossible for search engines to help even with the correct name? Describe it here as much as possible, and hopefully someone can help you out!

https://reddit.com/r/HelpMeFind
whatstheword 1.95%
1.36% HelpMeFind
r/etymology
53k subscribers

Discuss the origins of words and phrases, in English or any other language.

https://reddit.com/r/etymology
whatstheword 1.46%
3.04% etymology
r/answers
144k subscribers

Reference questions answered here.

https://reddit.com/r/answers
whatstheword 3.02%
0.96% answers
r/literature
222k subscribers

Welcome to /r/literature, a community for deeper discussions of plays, poetry, short stories, and novels. Discussions of literary criticism, literary history, literary theory, and critical theory are also welcome--strongly encouraged, even.

https://reddit.com/r/literature
whatstheword 1.45%
1.35% literature
r/booksuggestions
87k subscribers

This is exactly what it sounds like. In need of a good read? Let us know what you want and we guarantee you'll find a great book, or your money back.

https://reddit.com/r/booksuggestions
whatstheword 2.05%
0.98% booksuggestions
r/askphilosophy
69k subscribers
whatstheword 1.48%
1.06% askphilosophy
r/whatsthatbook
12k subscribers

Can't remember the title of the book you've enjoyed reading? Crowdsource it to readers on Reddit!

https://reddit.com/r/whatsthatbook
whatstheword 1.08%
1.42% whatsthatbook
r/writing
426k subscribers

Reddit's home for writers. We talk about important matters for writers, news affecting writers, and the finer aspects of writing.

https://reddit.com/r/writing
whatstheword 4.61%
0.82% writing
r/NoStupidQuestions
525k subscribers
whatstheword 8.64%
0.8% NoStupidQuestions
r/languagelearning
120k subscribers

This is a subreddit for anybody interested in the pursuit of languages. All are welcome, whether beginner or polyglot.

https://reddit.com/r/languagelearning
whatstheword 1.66%
0.91% languagelearning
r/suggestmeabook
158k subscribers

Need an idea what to read next? Tell us what you've enjoyed in the past, or what you're looking for, and let the community suggest a book (or books) for you to read!

https://reddit.com/r/suggestmeabook
whatstheword 2.1%
0.86% suggestmeabook
r/IWantToLearn
344k subscribers

Have you ever wanted to learn a martial art, or to play the guitar, or how to program a computer? Have you had difficulty figuring out where to start, what path to take or just wanted some advice to get you to the next level?

Well, that's what /r/IWantToLearn is all about!

Tell our community what you want to learn, and let those who came before you help guide you towards success!

https://reddit.com/r/IWantToLearn
whatstheword 3.07%
0.81% IWantToLearn
r/riddles
57k subscribers

Come solve riddles with us!

https://reddit.com/r/riddles
whatstheword 1.02%
1.11% riddles