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Top ten Irish phrases and and what they really mean

Top ten Irish phrases and and what they really mean | Language - 10 | Scoop.it
Some insight on all those famous Irish sayings.
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Dedh Ishqiya and Urdu in India Today

Dedh Ishqiya and Urdu in India Today | Language - 10 | Scoop.it
In a 21st century take on the “Muslims Social”, Dedh Ishqiya does a marvellous job of using High Urdu to amaze and entertain.Looking beyond the wordplay, though, the film’s layered take on language provides some intelligent and much needed commentary on the state of Urdu in India today and its relationship with the country’s Muslims, writes Shoaib Daniyal.
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Istihlal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Istihlal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Istihlal ( Arabic: استحلال‎ ) is a term used in Islamic jurisprudence, or fiqh, to refer to the act of regarding some action as permissible, or halaal; the implication is that such a regard is an erroneous and improper distortion of Islamic law.

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The ‘How Are You?’ Culture Clash

The ‘How Are You?’ Culture Clash | Language - 10 | Scoop.it
Americans are “fine.” Ask a Russian, and you’ll get much more: the truth.
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Johnson: What might have been

Johnson: What might have been | Language - 10 | Scoop.it
THE English poet William Barnes (pictured) is no household name. But that is almost a shame, because he represented a strand that we don’t otherwise see much of:...
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Chinese New Year: BBC subtitle blunder reads 'Welcome to the year of the whores'

Chinese New Year: BBC subtitle blunder reads 'Welcome to the year of the whores' | Language - 10 | Scoop.it
Friday saw the start of the Chinese new year, with this being the year of the horse.
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Louis Menand: What Does Anxiety Mean?

Louis Menand: What Does Anxiety Mean? | Language - 10 | Scoop.it
People don’t ordinarily self-medicate by writing a book, but Scott Stossel’s “My Age of Anxiety” is an attempt at recovery by a man whom modern psychiatry has failed.
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