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North Koreans Have Nothing to Celebrate on the Country’s Birthday

http://www.newsweek.com/north-korea-human-rights-anniversary-662327

Posted in Asia, Human Rights, Language

Scientists discover lost languages at Egyptian monastery | The Times & The Sunday Times

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/edition/news/scientists-discover-lost-languages-in-find-at-egyptian-monastery-qkvd6l9ps

Posted in Language

Beijing wages war on ‘Chinglish’ to prevent translation gaffes

Beijing wages war on ‘Chinglish’ to prevent translation gaffes. https://tiny.iavian.net/hiwp

Posted in Asia, Comedy, Language

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

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