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Thursday, November 22, 2018
Why language is crucial to succeeding in new markets »
When it comes to internationalising your company, there are numerous factors to bear in mind...
Sunday, November 11, 2018
A New Law In Latvia Aims To Preserve National Language By Limiting Russian In Schools »
A cacophony of languages fills Riga's historic center, as foreign tourists pack the cobblestone...
Monday, November 5, 2018
What is the best age to learn a new language? »
It’s a busy autumn morning at the Spanish Nursery, a bilingual nursery school in north London....
Wednesday, October 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Can the language of the Vikings fight off the invasion of English? »
“Coffee and kleina,” reads a large sign at a roadside coffee shop by one of the main roads in...
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Millennial Aboriginal Australians have developed their own language »
MILLENNIALS, IN A WAY, ARE  a firmly bilingual group, thanks in no small part to...
Thursday, October 11, 2018
Everyone has an accent »
I have an accent. So do you. I am an immigrant who has spent nearly as much time in the United States as I have...
Monday, October 8, 2018
Brain's Preference for Simplicity Is the Reason Behind Similarities Between Langages, Finds Study »
The reason that there are so many commonalities between languages is because the human...
Thursday, October 4, 2018
How kids can easily learn a foreign language »
The Early Lingo Language Series App offers interactive lessons, games, activities, flashcards,...
Tuesday, September 11, 2018
The race to save the world's disappearing languages »
On a residential block at the border between Brooklyn and Queens,  Gottscheer Hall  appears like a mirage from 1...
Tuesday, September 4, 2018
Most European students are learning a foreign language in school while Americans lag »
Students throughout the United States and Europe face many similar tasks throughout their...
Wednesday, August 29, 2018
A new app interprets sign language for the Amazon Echo »
The convenience of the Amazon Echo smart speaker only goes so far. Without any sort &n...
Monday, August 13, 2018
What’s a language, anyway? »
What’s the difference between a language and a dialect? Is there some kind of technical...
Thursday, August 9, 2018
UK students are slowly ditching French and German in favor of Spanish and Chinese »
For a Brit trying to decide which foreign language to learn, French has long been an obvious...
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
K-pop drives boom in Korean language lessons »
  Korean is rapidly growing in popularity, in a language-learning boom driven by the popular...
Wednesday, July 25, 2018
Backbone of Britain: The battle to protect the Welsh language has already begun »
  The potential impact Brexit could have on Wales looms over the country, but it’s not just...
Monday, July 23, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Where Is the Billion Dollar Language Service Provider? »
  The language services and technology market is huge and very traditional (read “old fashi...
Monday, July 16, 2018
Second languages spoken by countries around the world »
Do you know what your country or region's second language is? And if so, do you know how...
Thursday, July 12, 2018
Why it’s okay for bilingual children to mix languages »
Few would consider mastering more than one language a bad idea. In fact, research points to...
Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Government launch new “action plan” for Irish language »
The Government has launched a five year “Action Plan” for the Irish language which sets out...
Monday, July 9, 2018
Switzerland's mysterious fourth language »
Discurras ti rumantsch?   Despite Romansh being one...
Friday, July 6, 2018
How to count every language in India »
In 1898, George A. Grierson, an Irish civil servant and philologist, undertook the first ever...
Tuesday, June 26, 2018
Libraries lead the charge for a multilingual America »
The theme for this year’s National Library Week is: “Libraries lead.” This is not just a nice...
Thursday, June 7, 2018
An argument over the evolution of language, with high stakes »
SPEECH leaves no fossils, so palaeoanthropologists have no direct evidence for the &...
Tuesday, June 5, 2018
The strange tales behind how some English words found their way into the Iraqi dialect of Arabic »
The British “ Mesopotamian Campaign ” of World War I took almost three years to get to...
Monday, June 4, 2018
How mentoring can improve modern languages uptake in schools »
For some time, there have been many stories told of the “crisis” in modern languages in...
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Unrelated Languages Often Use Same Sounds for Common Objects and Ideas, Research Finds »
The new research, led by Prof. Morten Christiansen of Cornell University , demonstrates a...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018
Kazakhstan is Changing its Alphabet- Here's Why »
  Kazakhstan is to adopt a new alphabet, replacing the Russian Cyrillic script with the alp...
Thursday, May 17, 2018
Overcoming language barriers and linguistic prejudice in medicine »
  The journal  Bioethics will shortly release a special issue focusing on the theme of...
Monday, May 14, 2018
Linguistics professor sheds light on evolution of “Spanglish” »
  The blending of the Spanish language and American culture has led to the creation of uniq...
Tuesday, May 8, 2018
Studying chimpanzee calls for clues about the origins of human language »
  Freud, Wilkie and the other chimpanzees peacefully fed and rested in the sun-dappled Tanza...
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
Amazonian people use drumming language to communicate long distances »
  An  Amazonian  tribe uses a language based on drumming that allows them to...
Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Spanish Around the World: The Different Types of Spanish and Where They're Spoken »
With 405 million native speakers,  Spanish is the second-most commonly spoken language in...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
The way you see color depends on what language you speak »
  The human eye can physically perceive  millions of colors . But we don’t all recogniz...
Wednesday, April 4, 2018
How to Learn a Foreign Language »
  Technology can connect people from the very opposite ends of the globe today in a matter...
Monday, April 2, 2018
Pakistan: A land of many languages »
  Pakistan can be categorized in several ways, like being the sixth-highest populated countr...

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