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TheSage's English Dictionary and Thesaurus 4.5.1784 - Ένα ολοκληρωμένο Αγγλικό Λεξικό

TheSage's English Dictionary and Thesaurus 4.5.1784 - Ένα ολοκληρωμένο Αγγλικό Λεξικό | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
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20 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Translation Agency

20 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Translation Agency | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
This report provides 20 factors that will help you identify the most professional operators and make navigating this incredibly large industry much easier.
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Five Misspelled Idioms

Five Misspelled Idioms | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
Some idioms are confused in the speaking; others just in the spelling. The following idioms are usually pronounced correctly, but they are often misspelled in
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Children Learn New Languages Best By Using Their Hands, Study Finds

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Scientists studying Nicaraguan children make some interesting findings about language development and gesticulating.
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A Greek Translator Equipped with 32 Different Languages! | Greek Reporter Europe

A Greek Translator Equipped with 32 Different Languages! | Greek Reporter Europe | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
Ioannis Ikonomou, a Greek translator who lives and works in Brussels for the European Commission, is probably the man who speaks the most languages in the
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Share your language skills: help us create a picture dictionary of Europe

Share your language skills: help us create a picture dictionary of Europe | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
To mark European Day of Languages, submit a picture of an everyday item and tell us what it’s called in your home language
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Λεξικό - LawNet: Το ελληνικό Νομικό Δίκτυο

Λεξικό - LawNet: Το ελληνικό Νομικό Δίκτυο | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
Νομικό Λεξικό. Λεξικό νομικών όρων Ελληνικά - Αγγλικά
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What happens in the brain when you learn a language?

What happens in the brain when you learn a language? | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
Scans and neuroscience are helping scientists understand what happens to the brain when you learn a second language
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Presentation Skills: 25 Useful Expressions you can use to make your Presentations in English flow | English with a Twist

Presentation Skills: 25 Useful Expressions you can use to make your Presentations in English flow | English with a Twist | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
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3000+ Translation Glossaries - Inbox Translation

3000+ Translation Glossaries - Inbox Translation | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
3000+ translation glossaries, 120 categories, handy descriptions - all in one place. Check out this comprehensive resource for linguists and not only.
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12 untranslatable words (and their translations)

12 untranslatable words (and their translations) | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
David Shariatmadari: Buzzwords: Words like the Portuguese saudade, or Danish hyggelig, can only truly be understood by speakers of those languages. Right?
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Quality of Words, Not Quantity, Is Crucial to Language Skills, Study Finds

Quality of Words, Not Quantity, Is Crucial to Language Skills, Study Finds | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
A new study found that the caliber of the words spoken to young children was more valuable than the number of words heard in the development of a child’s language skills.
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Sprachunterricht in Frankreich: Deutsch gerät in Vergessenheit

Sprachunterricht in Frankreich: Deutsch gerät in Vergessenheit | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
Deutsch als Fremdsprache wird an französischen Mittel- und Oberschulen zunehmend zum Problemkind. Während Anfang der 50er Jahre noch gut die Hälfte von Frankreichs Schülern Deutsch paukten, interessiert sich heute nur noch ein kleiner Teil für die Sprache des Nachbarn. Sprach- und Kulturvertreter beobachten diesen Trend mit wachsender Sorge.
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10 idioms only the French understand

10 idioms only the French understand | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
Enough already! All these crazy French idioms are starting to "me courir sur le haricot."
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Three European languages that you didn't know existed

Three European languages that you didn't know existed | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
What makes linguistic diversity special? Speakers of vulnerable and endangered languages share their stories
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There are always new things to learn :-)!

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Am I too old to learn a new language?

Am I too old to learn a new language? | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
The brain's neuroplasticity decreases with age, but this shouldn't put off older learners – they do have some advantages
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7 Differences Between European and Brazilian Portuguese

7 Differences Between European and Brazilian Portuguese | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
The Portuguese language spoken in South America is so different from the European one that many foreigners call it Brazilian (brasileiro). In this article, I
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6 mythes au sujet du bilinguisme

6 mythes au sujet du bilinguisme | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
Est-ce que le fait d'exposer un enfant à plus d'une langue peut entraîner un retard de langage ou de la confusion? Devrait-on parler seulement le français à la maison pour ne pas mélanger l'enfant et faciliter les ap...
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7 Ways to Fake-Pronounce Any Foreign Language

7 Ways to Fake-Pronounce Any Foreign Language | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
People who speak languages other than English are sometimes impressed by how well I and other linguists pronounce words or names in their language, even if we don't speak a word of it. But it’s not magic: Here are seven basic principles that linguists use to fake-pronounce foreign languages but...
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How dictionary-makers decide which words to include

How dictionary-makers decide which words to include | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
EARLIER this month the Oxford Dictionaries added a number of new words to its online collection. (This is not to be confused with the flagship Oxford English...
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Around the web - August 2014

Around the web - August 2014 | Addicted to languages | Scoop.it
Did you know that until 8 BCE the old name for the month of August was Sextilus, Latin for “sixth month”? And that when we describe something as 'august', we are saying it is majestic and inspires ...
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