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How Online Platforms Are Working to Save Angola's Languages - Global Voices Online

How Online Platforms Are Working to Save Angola's Languages - Global Voices Online | Conociendo la lingüística | Scoop.it
How Online Platforms Are Working to Save Angola's Languages Global Voices Online “On average, a language disappears every two weeks, and Africa is the continent most at risk”, wrote the author José Eduardo Agualusa in a 2011 article on the...
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Linguistic Anthropology - Curiosity

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Linguistic anthropology explores the links between language and society. Find the answers to questions about linguistic anthropology from Curiosity.
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Adelaidean -- Endangered languages have a new champion

The University of Adelaide has appointed Australia's first Chair of Endangered Languages - Israeli-born, Oxford-educated linguist Ghil'ad Zuckermann.
Professor Zuckermann, who holds an Australian Research Council (ARC) Discovery Fellowship, has vowed to make Adelaide a world centre for language revival.
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Enduring Voices Project, Endangered Languages, Map, Facts, Photos, Videos -- National Geographic

Enduring Voices Project, Endangered Languages, Map, Facts, Photos, Videos -- National Geographic | Conociendo la lingüística | Scoop.it
Learn about National Geographic's Enduring Voices Project, working to document endangered languages. Get language facts, photos, map, and more.
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Language and Resources Index Page

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This area of the LINGUIST List contains information on languages and language families, plus links to websites devoted to natural and constructed languages, to writing systems, and to language resources, e.g., dictionaries.

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Semantics of Statebuilding: Language, meanings and sovereignty (Hardback) - Routledge

Semantics of Statebuilding: Language, meanings and sovereignty (Hardback) - Routledge | Conociendo la lingüística | Scoop.it
This volume examines international statebuilding in terms of language and meanings, rather than focusing narrowly on current policy practices.
After two decades of evolution towards more ‘integrated,’...
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Say what?

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WHERE in the world is the largest number of different languages spoken? Most linguists would probably plump for New Guinea, an island that has 830 recognised tongues scattered around its isolated, jungle-covered valleys. But a place on the other side of the world runs it close. The five boroughs of New York City are reckoned to be home to speakers of around 800 languages...

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Curiosity "Endangered Languages Quiz"

Curiosity "Endangered Languages Quiz" | Conociendo la lingüística | Scoop.it
Our Endangered Languages Quiz will see how much you know about the loss and blending of languages. Test yourself with our Endangered Languages Quiz. (RT @CuriosityTV: There are between 6,700 and 7,000 languages.
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Learning words, word frequency, graded readers and more.

Learning words, word frequency, graded readers and more. | Conociendo la lingüística | Scoop.it
To me the major task in language learning is the acquisition of vocabulary.
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Syntax, Semantics and Socio

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As you probably know, the world has between 6,000 and 7,000 languages, half of which may be extinct by the end of this century. Another and even more dramatic effect of this erosion of cultural diversity concerns the alphabets in which those languages are written.
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