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The Brains Of Hyperpolyglots, People Who Speak 6 Or More Languages, Function ... - Medical Daily

The Brains Of Hyperpolyglots, People Who Speak 6 Or More Languages, Function ... - Medical Daily | Translation and more... | Scoop.it
Although we are all capable of learning a foreign language, what is it that allows the brains of hyperpolyglots to master upward of six languages?
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27 Beautiful Words For Love That Have No Direct English Translation - Huffington Post

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27 Beautiful Words For Love That Have No Direct English Translation. Perfect for when English fails you.
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Myth: young people have abandoned language learning - The Guardian

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Applications to language degrees are falling fast – but are students just finding new ways to learn?
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More people want to learn sign language than French or German - Mirror.co.uk

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Sixty-one percent of people polled by the National Deaf Children’s Society feel embarrassed they can’t communicate well with deaf people
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Only a change in the national mindset will save language learning - The Guardian

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The decline in languages affects independent schools and state schools alike. We must work together to fix it
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Do you speak Eurish? EU has its own language…and it's far too difficult for ... - Express.co.uk

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THE Brussels bubble has become so self-contained that it has developed its own Euro-English jargon that even native English speakers struggle to understand.
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New Seamus Heaney translation to be published next year - The Guardian

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Nobel laureate began work on a version of the Aeneid’s Book VI, which describes the hero’s journey to the underworld, after the death of his own father in 1986
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Language book reveals where in the world 'achoo' becomes 'apchkhi' - Mirror.co.uk

Language book reveals where in the world 'achoo' becomes 'apchkhi' - Mirror.co.uk | Translation and more... | Scoop.it
The noises that humans make for clapping, sneezing, crying and more can give you a clue as to where they're from
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Some students prefer learning how to code over learning a foreign language - Deseret News

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The Deseret News National Edition fills a void in the American media landscape through rigorous journalism for family- and faith-oriented audiences.
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The lyrical quality of languages - The Guardian

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Mankind needs redefining; a rendezvous for people on the same page, so to speak
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Errors & Omissions: There is nothing foreign about learning a language - The Independent

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“He expressed concern that the increase in take-up of academic subjects did not extend to modern foreign languages.” I’m not surprised; nobody likes anything foreign.
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Emoji invasion: the end of language as we know it :/ - The Guardian

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Communication coach Robin Kermode explains why emojis are the fastest growing language in the UK, and the implications for future communication
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Lost in translation? Here's my top 10 foreign novels - The Guardian

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UK reading habits are an embarrassment, says the director of the Edinburgh international book festival. Let’s save his blushes and talk about translated literature
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'Will Brits ever bother with language learning?' - Telegraph.co.uk

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We're a nation full of regret when it comes to losing our language skills, but will we ever change, asks Mark Herbert
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How to Translate Spoken Language - New York Times

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Mirror the speaker’s feelings. Have a bank of cultural expressions ready.
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The roots of language: what makes us different from other animals? - The Guardian

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At the heart of our unique language ability lie other forms of cognition and cooperation, argue Paul Ibbotson and Michael Tomasello
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Google Calls For Translation Help For Refugees In Germany - Huffington Post

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Huffington Post Google Calls For Translation Help For Refugees In Germany Huffington Post 25 German-language blog post, Google asked users to help make communication easier for refugees entering Germany by contributing words and sentences to its...
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How Did Language Begin? - Gizmodo UK

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There are lots of theories on the subject, and this video helps to try and understand the beginnings of human language.
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The future of language - Washington Post

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These charts will help you choose the language you should focus on today.
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Where Do Languages Go to Die? - The Atlantic

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The tale of Aramaic, a language that once ruled the Middle East and now faces extinction
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Try Speaking Their Language When You Travel - Huffington Post

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When you go to Europe, don't be shy: Try speak the language of your destination. It can be fun!


Preparing for my first German book tour, I took an on-line grammar test from a language school. Big
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Gender and language - The Economist (blog)

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LAST week Johnson featured depressing evidence that old-fashioned gender-attitudes are still very much with us, in looking at “sexism” and “misogyny”. But...
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Pablo Neruda and translation's losses - The Guardian (blog)

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It seems fair enough that some licence is granted when rendering poems in a different language, but dropping entire cantos is surely taking things too far
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Google Updates Translate App For Instant Visual Translations - International Business Times AU

Google Updates Translate App For Instant Visual Translations - International Business Times AU | Translation and more... | Scoop.it
Users can now access the app, click on the camera and direct attention at the text, which needs to be translated.
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False Friends

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English is the least Germanic of the Germanic languages; about half its vocabulary is of Latin origin.
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