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Ode to unity in four languages - SWI swissinfo.ch

Ode to unity in four languages - SWI swissinfo.ch | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
It’s not easy changing course in a country that values its history and autonomy as much as Switzerland does. If you think hammerin
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And you thought it was hard to accept a second language in your country?
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Building a Code of Intimacy: Loving in English and Spanish - Huffington Post

Building a Code of Intimacy: Loving in English and Spanish - Huffington Post | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
It turned out that my Spanish-speaking self was more seemingly diffident. In Spanish, I did not have the ability to pluck the perfect word out of the great web of semantics, and, therefore, I seemed less assertive when I spoke.
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New Caney library celebrates addition of Spanish and bilingual book titles - Your Houston News

New Caney library celebrates addition of Spanish and bilingual book titles - Your Houston News | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
In 2015, 34 libraries throughout the state of Texas received the Texas Book Festival Collections Enhancement Grant. The R.B. Tullis Branch Library in New Caney was among the grant recipients.
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Free breast screenings for Spanish-speaking women Monday in Tuscaloosa - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com

Free breast screenings for Spanish-speaking women Monday in Tuscaloosa - WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
The Lewis and Faye Manderson Cancer Center at DCH Regional Medical Center will host a free breast screening event for the Latina community on Monday, October 26 from 5 - 7 p.m. The screening is for...
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Businesses Try to Fix Machine Translation - Wall Street Journal

Businesses Try to Fix Machine Translation - Wall Street Journal | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
Machine-translation systems often come up with glaring errors that confuse customers—so companies are training them to do better
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When words matter, there is no substitute for people who translate! Don't leave it up to the machines!

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Spanish helped me re-connect to my Mexican roots – and feel more American - The Guardian

Spanish helped me re-connect to my Mexican roots – and feel more American - The Guardian | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
By the time I graduated college, I vowed that I would someday learn Spanish – to fill in that crack in my identity, to mark my place in the world
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7 Ways Media and Tech Can Help You Raise Bilingual Kids - Huffington Post

When learning a second language, it's important to hear, read, and speak it as often as possible. If you can, visit a Spanish-speaking country to immerse your whole family in the language and culture.
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Success stories in global networking - Inman.com

Success stories in global networking - Inman.com | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
Olivia Decker, Stephen Kotler and Mark McLaughlin share tales of what's worked when reaching out overseas.
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Zoe Saldana Reveals Her Children Will Be Bilingual, Talks ...

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Zoe Saldana Reveals Her Children Will Be Bilingual, Talks Essentials for a Healthy Sex Life Zoe Saldana is glowing on the cover of Cosmopolitan for Latinas' September 2014 issue, on newsstands August 12.

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Zoe Saldana Reveals Her Children Will Be Bilingual, Talks ...

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Zoe Saldana Reveals Her Children Will Be Bilingual, Talks Essentials for a Healthy Sex Life Zoe Saldana is glowing on the cover of Cosmopolitan for Latinas' September 2014 issue, on newsstands August 12.
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Latina Women's Gathering celebrates culture, unity - News 12 Bronx (registration)

Latina Women's Gathering celebrates culture, unity - News 12 Bronx (registration) | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
The second annual Latina Women's Gathering brought women from all over New York together in
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Women shared their ideas and experiences to help unite and empower the Latina community.

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Confessions of a Latina Arrepentida - Huffington Post

Confessions of a Latina Arrepentida - Huffington Post | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
After suffering through too many inauthentic portrayals of both Latinas and the Magic City on screen, I decided to do something about it. Because I'll be DAMNED if another feisty Cuban girl in the 305 is growing up resenting her heritage, too.
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Peoria Head Start adapts to growing needs of Spanish-speaking families - Peoria Public Radio

Peoria Head Start adapts to growing needs of Spanish-speaking families - Peoria Public Radio | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
Webster School on Peoria’s South Side offers Head Start for bilingual and Spanish-Speaking kids. Just a decade ago, there were only a handful of Hispanic
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Head Start Programs help families and students become successful in school.

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Bilingual ed can bring economic advantages for students - Education Dive

Bilingual ed can bring economic advantages for students - Education Dive | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
Bilingual education can help the competitiveness of U.S. students in a global workforce, a concept that is converting traditional opponents to supporters.
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Paden's translation work shows multiple passions - The Rambler

Paden's translation work shows multiple passions - The Rambler | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
Professor of Spanish Jeremy Paden, who also directs the foreign language department, found his career through poetry.
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Latinas Think Big Launches Startup Communities to Catalyze Latina ... - Latin Post

Latinas Think Big Launches Startup Communities to Catalyze Latina ... - Latin Post | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
Latinas Think Big is taking a crack at the diversity in startups problem by launching startup communities, designed for Latinas, across the country.
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'The Walking Dead': NBC Universo to Run Episodes Dubbed in Spanish - Variety

'The Walking Dead': NBC Universo to Run Episodes Dubbed in Spanish - Variety | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
The NBC Universo cable channel has grabbed a piece of television's hottest drama franchise, setting a deal with AMC Networks for rights to Spanish-dubbed episodes from "The Walking Dead's" first three seasons.
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One Latina comedian, 9 different Spanish accents (VIDEO) - Peru this Week

One Latina comedian, 9 different Spanish accents (VIDEO) - Peru this Week | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
Flama comedy features different Spanish accents with Venezuelan host Joanna Hausmann.
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Why has there been a drop in students taking language GCSEs? Teachers' views | Teacher Network | The Guardian

Why has there been a drop in students taking language GCSEs? Teachers' views | Teacher Network | The Guardian | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
The number of students taking GCSE French, German and Spanish has fallen, even though grades are up. We ask teachers about what deters their students
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A Spanish-speaking pope, and America's complicated relationship with bilingualism - Washington Post

A Spanish-speaking pope, and America's complicated relationship with bilingualism - Washington Post | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
Habla también cinco otros idiomas . ¿Y tu? (He also speaks five other languages. And you?)
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15 Reasons Every American Should Learn Spanish - Huffington Post

15 Reasons Every American Should Learn Spanish - Huffington Post | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
If you don’t already speak Spanish, you really should consider learning, like, ahora!
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Zoe Saldana Reveals Her Children Will Be Bilingual, Talks ...

Zoe Saldana Reveals Her Children Will Be Bilingual, Talks ... | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
Zoe Saldana Reveals Her Children Will Be Bilingual, Talks Essentials for a Healthy Sex Life Zoe Saldana is glowing on the cover of Cosmopolitan for Latinas' September 2014 issue, on newsstands August 12.
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15 Reasons Every American Should Learn Spanish - Huffington Post

15 Reasons Every American Should Learn Spanish - Huffington Post | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
If you don’t already speak Spanish, you really should consider learning, like, ahora!
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#LoveYourLanguagePH: Celebrate Buwan ng Wika with Translate-a-thon - Philippine Star

#LoveYourLanguagePH: Celebrate Buwan ng Wika with Translate-a-thon - Philippine Star | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
In celebration of Buwan ng Wika, Google Philippines kicked-off a month-long nationwide translation campaign called "Love Your Language" with its first translate-a-thon to improve the quality of Filipino and Cebuano translations online. ...
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Improving the quality of Filipino and Cebuano #translations online!

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The Difference between Translation and Localization

The Difference between Translation and Localization | LanguageMaven | Scoop.it
The terms translation and localization are often used interchangeably. What differentiates them and how are they both used in the global website process.
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