This idea came to me two years ago, sitting on a tiny train in Austria. I had found myself in the position of being in a village I had never been to before and needed to catch a train back to the central station of Wiener Neustadt, to visit the old man in the hospital. 1,067 more words
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Language in major cities is a patchwork quilt of sorts.
Mishmashed together swatches of differing languages, held together with body language that needs no words. Dialects and lexicons buddied together to form unique patterns, it is sometimes fascinating to see it all in action. 919 more words