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bilingual
2015-01-14 16:20:39

Learning a second language could do more than help a child travel internationally: It could completely change the way they look at life—according to a new study from Concordia University in Montreal.

2015-01-05 23:06:48

Learning Swedish can open doorways to many exciting opportunities, ranging from internship opportunities in top Swedish colleges to jobs in Swedish companies.

2015-01-04 23:00:24

Spanish is one of the most difficult languages to learn, especially for Asian and African learners.

2014-12-30 23:01:53

English is a notoriously difficult language to learn and most non-native speakers of the language agree to this fact.

2014-12-30 23:01:30

French, being a Romance Language, is quite different from other European languages in terms of grammar and syntax.

English russian languages
2014-12-17 10:01:03

Scientists from MIT looked at social media and Wikipedia to understand how the world's languages spread ideas and which are the most influential.

bilingual brains
2014-11-14 05:39:46

Bilingual speakers process information more efficiently and more easily than those who only speak a single language, and a new study tells us that speaking more than one language is also good for the brain.

2014-11-11 12:30:08

NEW YORK, Nov.

2014-10-03 23:07:28

Language Bridge Technology has a vision for making the world community fluent in each other's languages in order to promote cultural understanding, cooperation and mutual respect.

2014-10-02 23:04:05

On November 20-21, Springbrook will be hosting The Center for AAC & Autism's Language Acquisition Through Motor Planning training session, which is open to the community.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.