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The Loss of Indigenous Languages – Video

Language means so much more than communication between people – it represents culture, history, tradition, and identity. According to UNESCO, there are more than 6000 languages in the world today. A startling fact is that about 97% of the world speaks just 4% of…

September 22, 2021
April Fool's Day
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April Fool’s Day

April Fools!!!! Sorry we fooled you! Don’t be as blue as the characters in the box office record-breaking movie Avatar (they are the only ones fluent in Na’vi!). But since we are on the subject, check out our blog on fictional languages and learn…

April 1, 2021
hearts in a picture with word saying loveisloveinanylanguage
Lifestyle and Culture

Love is Love, in any language – Video

The Beatles once famously sang “All you need is love.” That timeless refrain is one we can all relate to, now more than ever. And it is important to remember there are many different ways to express love, even if you cannot physically be…

February 11, 2021
Arabic has hundreds of words for camel and words for each stage of love.
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Is Arabic The Richest Language In Words?

The response to our blog “Which language is Richest in Words” was so enthusiastic and polarizing that we decided to write a follow-up. It would be foolish to focus on any language other than Arabic, which generated by far the most feedback.  Arabic is…

September 22, 2020