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Learning indigenous languages in Japan to rebuild identity

For many indigenous people around the world, language learning as peacebuilding comes in the form of fighting to learn and keep one’s native language in the face of political, social and cultural oppression. 203 more words

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New Somali learning website

Haye!

Good news on this April 1st: I just came across “Learn Somali” that seems to be have been launched just one month ago. 91 more words

Somali

Tricky Russkiy Yazik

One of the main aims of me being in St Petersburg is to improve my Russkiy Yazik (Russian language). Right now, I’m not quite sure this aim’s being achieved. 822 more words

Russia

Translation of the Day: Charlotte's Web

Salut mes amis!

I am now on Week 2, Day 2 of my 12 Week Language Learning Challenge and that means one hour of reading! I would highly recommend “Le Petit Monde de Charlotte” for any early beg-intermediate readers of French out there. 215 more words

French

Simply Irresistible

I like writing on a wide range of subjects, it is such a challenge to draw upon past and present knowledge while doing the occasional research that adds to my storehouse.   989 more words

Culture

not my best work

So we had a quiz in Spanish class tonight. I didn’t have time to study for it. That’s my shoddy excuse for the train wreck above. 8 more words

Spanish

Tanzanian proverbs on relationships

I’ve picked up my book of Tanzanian proverbs again recently, and here are a few about relationships.

Damu ni nzito kuliko maji – Blood is heavier than water. 186 more words

Written By Tamie