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English compulsory in honours language courses in Jamia from - Indian Express

English compulsory in honours language courses in Jamia from - Indian Express | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
English compulsory in honours language courses in Jamia fromIndian ExpressJamia Milia Islamia is planning to make studying English compulsory for students studying language courses in honours to make them more competitive for the job market.
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Whole Language Lives On: The Illusion of Balanced Reading Instruction | LD Topics | LD OnLine

Whole Language Lives On: The Illusion of Balanced Reading Instruction | LD Topics | LD OnLine | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
LD OnLine is the leading website on learning disabilities, learning disorders and differences. Parents and teachers of learning disabled children will find authoritative guidance on attention deficit disorder, ADD, ADHD, dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, dysnomia, reading difficulties, speech and related disorders. LD OnLine works in association with Learning Disabilities Association of America, International Dyslexia Association, Council for Exceptional Children, Schwab Foundation for Learning, and the Coordinated Campaign for Learning Disabilities.
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People who swear more often are more honest than those who don't 

People who swear more often are more honest than those who don't  | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
It may appear that those who turn the air blue with four-letter words are less concerned about social rules like telling the truth and not hurting people.
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Learn How to Speak a Foreign Language in 6 Months

Learn How to Speak a Foreign Language in 6 Months | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
Learn the method and hacks extraordinary language learners use
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Language Development in 6-7 Year Olds

Language Development in 6-7 Year Olds | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
This is a time of rapid vocabulary expansion. Read more about your 6- to 7-year-old’s language explosion.
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The wireless future of medicine

The wireless future of medicine | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
Eric Topol says we'll soon use our smartphones to monitor our vital signs and chronic conditions. At TEDMED, he highlights several of the most important wireless devices in medicine's future -- all helping to keep more of us out of hospital beds.
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Facts About the Language of Science

No one can possibly ignore the role that the Arabic language plays in the science of Linguistics and rhetoric, considering that i
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WOA 30 Top African Literature Releases 2016 – Whats On Africa

WOA 30 Top African Literature Releases 2016 – Whats On Africa | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
How wonderful it would be if these books were in African languages too: 30 TOP #AFRICAN #LITERATURE RELEASES 2016https://t.co/BkEVN7KNBT
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BS be included as one of mother tongues in upcoming census, demand nation’s BSers

BS be included as one of mother tongues in upcoming census, demand nation’s BSers | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
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STAR WORDS: Language Trivia From A Galaxy Far, Far Away

STAR WORDS: Language Trivia From A Galaxy Far, Far Away | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
The earthbound origins of the names, cultures and languages in the Star Wars universe.
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SA indigenous languages on decline

SA indigenous languages on decline | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
Although most South Africans speak an indigenous African language as their mother tongue, they often defer to English or Afrikaans for business, education and even politics.
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Baby names helping Indigenous languages live on

Baby names helping Indigenous languages live on | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
A move towards the revitalization of many Indigenous languages has led parents to increasingly draw on our languages for names for their kids.
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High court rejects AfriForum bid to reverse UP’s language policy

High court rejects AfriForum bid to reverse UP’s language policy | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
As of next year the University of Pretoria will begin phasing out Afrikaans as a language of instruction.
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Opinion: Why African art should be documented in African languages - Nigeria Breaking News's Blog

Opinion: Why African art should be documented in African languages - Nigeria Breaking News's Blog | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
by Mathew B. Oyedele In the 19th century, the English language spread its arms across the world and most of the world’s documentation has been recorded with it. Large parts of the world today found themselves in their English-written histories and Continue reading Opinion: Why African art should be documented in African languages→
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A poor-man assistant with speech recognition and natural language processing -- Guillaume Laforge's Blog

A poor-man assistant with speech recognition and natural language processing -- Guillaume Laforge's Blog | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
Guillaume Laforge's blog
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Making space on the page to read our own words: Indigenous languages and Canadian Books

Making space on the page to read our own words: Indigenous languages and Canadian Books | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
Discover, buy, collect Canadian literature
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Learning a language makes you more tolerant, so why aren't more universities encouraging it?

Learning a language makes you more tolerant, so why aren't more universities encouraging it? | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
Learning a new language may make you more tolerant towards other people.
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Indigenous languages: Key to mobilising the masses for development

Indigenous languages: Key to mobilising the masses for development | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
LANGUAGE allows people to communicate ideas, to describe the world around them and to conceptualise its various dimensions. Colonisation brought in foreign
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Philosopher urges Nigerians to embrace indigenous knowledge, languages

Philosopher urges Nigerians to embrace indigenous knowledge, languages | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
If Nigeria is to attain real development, western educated Nigerian scholars must embrace inherited body of indigenous knowledge with their basic ideas, beliefs as well as principles, theories and technica
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Oscars: Nine Films Shortlisted For Foreign Language Prize

Oscars: Nine Films Shortlisted For Foreign Language Prize | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
The Movie Academy said today that nine pics have made the shortlist for nominations in the Foreign Language Film category at the 89th Oscars.
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With 11 official languages, N.W.T. is a model for a federal Indigenous Languages Act. Or is it?

With 11 official languages, N.W.T. is a model for a federal Indigenous Languages Act. Or is it? | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
The Northwest Territories has 11 official languages — nine of them Indigenous. Despite legal measures to protect them, Indigenous languages in the N.W.T., like elsewhere in Canada, are declining at an alarming rate.
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Did you know that Papua New Guinea has... - GW Travel and Cruise Travel for Charity. Cruise for a Cause | Facebook

Did you know that Papua New Guinea has... - GW Travel and Cruise Travel for Charity. Cruise for a Cause | Facebook | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
Did you know that Papua New Guinea has the greatest denisty of languages on earth? There are over 850 indigenous languages spoken there!
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Speech Language Assessment, Autism And Transition - Transgender Trend

Speech Language Assessment, Autism And Transition - Transgender Trend | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
A speech and language assessment is crucial for any child or adolescent who wants to "transition" but particularly for those on the autism spectrum.
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Q&A: How can a majority language parent help her child with two additional family languages?

Q&A: How can a majority language parent help her child with two additional family languages? | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
What are the best ways for a majority language parent to support a child to learn two further family languages?
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There are about 22 official languages... - Indianbizhub India | Facebook

There are about 22 official languages and 1652 mother tongues in India. Hindi /urdu is the most widely used language and hindi is also the 4t
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For Foreign-Language Oscar, a Robust Race With Germany and France Setting the Pace - NYTimes.com

For Foreign-Language Oscar, a Robust Race With Germany and France Setting the Pace - NYTimes.com | The World of Indigenous Languages | Scoop.it
OSCARS 2017 update: Ma'Rosa is consistently in the minds of the media as possible contender.Exciting times... https://t.co/8RsIv41G5g
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