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In Turkey, Renewed Anti-Government Protests

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One day last summer, as anti-government protests roiled Istanbul, a 14-year-old boy named Berkin Elvan was on his way to buy bread when he was struck in the head by a tear gas canister

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The Great English Dialect Quiz

The Great English Dialect Quiz | Human Geography | Scoop.it
Tell us which words and phrases you used when you were growing up, and we'll make our best guess where in the country you're from.

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A Sampling of Chinglish - Slide Show - NYTimes.com

A Sampling of Chinglish - Slide Show - NYTimes.com | Human Geography | Scoop.it
Some believe that China should embrace the fanciful melding of English and Chinese as the hallmark of a dynamic, living language.

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Allison Anthony's curator insight, October 9, 2013 4:24 PM

These are an interesting set of signs that got lost in the translation.  Somehow, everyone is not amused.

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Get "Frozen" Again As Elsa Sings "Let It Go" In 25 Languages

Get "Frozen" Again As Elsa Sings "Let It Go" In 25 Languages | Human Geography | Scoop.it

The world can't stop singing "Let It Go," so Disney has released a multilingual version of Frozen's Oscar-nominated hit song — and you can watch it only on BuzzFeed! (Amie!!)


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You Wont Be Seeing Coca Cola Ads For A While. The Reason Why Is Amazing

You Wont Be Seeing Coca Cola Ads For A While. The Reason Why Is Amazing | Human Geography | Scoop.it

Coca Cola is not planning on spending any money on advertising starting on November 18. The reason why is amazing. Your daily dose of happy, positive, feel good news stories from around the world


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That is really nice. 

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