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How cultures combine and blend in a person | Psychology Today

How cultures combine and blend in a person | Psychology Today | World Languages | Scoop.it
Bilinguals who are also bicultural By Francois Grosjean, Ph.D....
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The mother tongues: Learning Spanish and English unites children

The mother tongues: Learning Spanish and English unites children | World Languages | Scoop.it
When I first held my daughter Ruby in my arms, I whispered to her, " Soy tu papá ," and a few minutes later when I held her twin sister, Lucía, I said the same thing. Then I melted into tears of joy, of course.
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Foreign Language and International Studies Day promotes cultural exchange through languages

Foreign Language and International Studies Day promotes cultural exchange through languages | World Languages | Scoop.it
University sees increasing demand for less commonly taught languages...
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Writers awarded for their contribution to Indian languages - Hindustan Times

For authors Somai Kisku and Santosh Khajuria receiving the Tagore Literary Awards on Thursday was a big milestone.
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Language at risk of dying out – the last two speakers aren't talking | Science | The Guardian

Language at risk of dying out – the last two speakers aren't talking | Science | The Guardian | World Languages | Scoop.it
Trouble in Tabasco for centuries-old Ayapaneco tongue as anthropologists race to compile dictionary of Nuumte Oote...
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Study: Immigrant Hispanics less stressed, healthier – The Chart - CNN.com Blogs

Study: Immigrant Hispanics less stressed, healthier – The Chart - CNN.com Blogs | World Languages | Scoop.it
A new study finds that foreign-born Hispanics living in the U.S. experience significantly less stress than American-born Hispanics.
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Speak Spanish? At Your Own Risk: Minority Languages and Anti-immigrant Fever in the United States

Speak Spanish? At Your Own Risk: Minority Languages and Anti-immigrant Fever in the United States | World Languages | Scoop.it
On April 2nd, 2010, Immigration and Customs Enforcement arrested 42 Amway salespeople on their way to a convention after an undercover agent heard them speaking Spanish at a restaurant in Omaha, Nebraska.
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Curious George Celebrates Latina Moms! | SpanglishBaby™

Curious George Celebrates Latina Moms! | SpanglishBaby™ | World Languages | Scoop.it
SpanglishBaby™-The online resource for parents Raising Bilingual & Bicultural Children...
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Twiccionario: Pronombres posesivos | Zambombazo | Fun Spanish worksheets

Twiccionario: Pronombres posesivos | Zambombazo | Fun Spanish worksheets | World Languages | Scoop.it
Twiccionario: Using Twitter as a linguistic corpus to find real examples of use. In this edition, we search possessive pronouns in Spanish.
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Language Castle Blog » Blog Archive » Response to “Early Care and Education for Children in Immigrant Families” - Many Languages. One Classroom.

Language Castle Blog » Blog Archive » Response to “Early Care and Education for Children in Immigrant Families” - Many Languages. One Classroom. | World Languages | Scoop.it
Response to “Early Care and Education for Children in Immigrant Families”

This article by Lynn A. Karoly and Gabriella C.
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El español es un idioma ‘cool’

El español es un idioma ‘cool’ | World Languages | Scoop.it
Las letras de las canciones de Juanes, Calle 13, La Oreja de Van Gogh y Laura Pausini alimentan el amor que empujó a Kelsie Riemenschneider a estudiar el idioma español desde hace ocho años.
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Britons 'missing out on EU jobs'

Britons 'missing out on EU jobs' | World Languages | Scoop.it
Poor foreign language skills among the British workforce are leaving the UK under-represented in EU institutions, a European official has said.
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Singing to children may help development of language skills | Life and style | The Guardian

Singing to children may help development of language skills | Life and style | The Guardian | World Languages | Scoop.it
New book claims that 'signature' melodies and inflections of traditional rhymes prepare children's brains for language...
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Public board to make French classes optional

Students will now be able to go through the entire public education system without ever having to take a second language - not even French.
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Innovative teaching method in Sedro-Woolley leaves textbooks behind :: The Republic

SEDRO-WOOLLEY, Wash. - Sedro-Woolley High School French teacher Robert Slabodnik keeps a wooden blue, white and red Eiffel Tower hanging in front of his white board. A strip of sleigh bells dangles from the bottom.
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Cinco de Mayo History

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Cinco de Mayo History: Learn the Californian origin of this widely
celebrated holiday and its meaning.
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Corporate America Takes On Multilingual Public Relations : NPR

Corporate America Takes On Multilingual Public Relations : NPR | World Languages | Scoop.it
To better target non-English speaking communities nationwide, corporate giants like McDonald's and Wal-Mart are creating ads in different languages, including Mandarin, Korean and Vietnamese.
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Website helps connect minority languages with wider world via Twitter | IJNet

Website helps connect minority languages with wider world via Twitter | IJNet | World Languages | Scoop.it
A website called Indigenous Tweets aims to connect speakers of endangered languages around the globe.
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Daily Campus - Increase in Hispanics in Texas leads to dual-language schools

A group of first and second grade boys stand in front of Lakewood Elementary School in Dallas, only minutes after their school day has ended. The boys are engaging in impromptu wrestling matches and one-up competitions.
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