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BBC – Future – The beautiful languages of the people who talk like birds

http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20170525-the-people-who-speak-in-whistles

Posted in Language

Flash – Bilingual education in US in its infancy, but growing – France 24

http://www.france24.com/en/20170603-bilingual-education-us-its-infancy-but-growing

Posted in Education, Language

The age when you hit ‘peak loneliness’ – and other life milestones | Life and style | The Guardian

https://www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/shortcuts/2017/may/03/the-age-when-you-hit-peak-loneliness-and-other-life-milestones

Posted in Health, Language, Lifestyle

Why do people swear? – BBC News

http://www.bbc.com/news/magazine-39082467

Posted in Language, Lifestyle

Google Now Lets You Instantly Translate Japanese Text Into English | Fortune.com

Japanese is widely considered one of the hardest languages for Westerners to learn. Apparently, it’s been tough for Google to crack, too.The tech giant announced Thursday that Japanese is now one of the languages that can be used in Word

Posted in Language, Lifestyle, Technology, Travel

Esperanto: The Secret Language of George Soros – Tablet Magazine

http://www.tabletmag.com/jewish-arts-and-culture/books/216065/secret-language-of-george-soros

Posted in Language, World News

Bob Dylan wins Nobel Prize in literature – The Washington Post

https://www.washingtonpost.com/entertainment/books/bob-dylan-wins-nobel-prize-in-literature/2016/10/13/d0c05ac4-90ea-11e6-a6a3-d50061aa9fae_story.html

Posted in Entertainment, Language, Poetry, World News

Applebee’s Customer Attacked for Speaking Swahili » Infowars Alex Jones’ Infowars: There’s a war on for your mind!

“I was sitting turned around like this and all of a sudden I feel something thrown on my face. Boom! My cousin started screaming and everyone wanted to run away,” Asma Jama, assaulted at Applebee’s, said.Jodie Marie Burchard-Risch, 43, of

Posted in Language, Security, US News

There’s nothing wrong with the Aussie accent, ya drongo – Telegraph

There’s nothing wrong with the Aussie accent, ya drongo – Telegraph http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/australiaandthepacific/australia/11960120/Theres-nothing-wrong-with-the-Aussie-accent-ya-drongo.html?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Twitter#link_time=1446047335 【from Next Browser】

Posted in Australia, Comedy, Language, Lifestyle

Sarah Palin’s ‘speak American’ (Opinion) – CNN.com

(CNN)Sarah Palin is hardly alone in her sense of some threat to the hegemony of English in the United States.John McWhorterYou know the drill — Jeb Bush answers a question in comfortable Spanish, and Palin, after some perfunctory compliments that

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