Shaun

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This is Our Favorite Outdoor Trend for Summer

While minimalism might still be going strong, design trend forecasts are looking to bold color to freshen up bare landscapes. If you're looking to …

How to fix cracks in every kind of countertop

Step one: Don't panic.<p>Cracked your countertop? Before spiraling into a full-blown panic that involves viciously Googling, “How much does it cost to replace a countertop?!?!?” you should know that there is a solution that doesn’t involve dropping major dollars on a new slab of marble.<p>First things …

Home Improvement

If your iPhone does this, get it fixed ASAP

Today we’re having a peek at a little-known sign of an error in a number of iPhones purchased over the past several years. The error appears in the …

Langue française, langues de France

Amateurs de la langue française, regardez le beau film de la langue française édité par la Délégation générale à la langue française et aux langues …

Éducation

Pro Tip: How to save web pages to iBooks for offline viewing

I’m a big fan of getting instructions off the internet: recipes, directions on car maintenance, or video game walkthroughs, for example. The problem is that you need to be online to view them.<p>Now in iOS 9, however, there’s a way to save web pages to a handy, offline-friendly PDF file. The next time …

iBooks

The 10 Most Awkward Exercises that Build Tons of Muscle

1 of 11<p>You should never feel humiliated in the gym. You should work out in an environment that makes you feel comfortable and motivated. That being …

Workouts

The second languages of every part of the world

The website MoveHub.com, experts in international moving, is a resource for people looking to move abroad.<p>They have released this eye-opening infographic that shows the second language of every region across the globe. Some are rather predictable, like Canada's knowledge of French.<p>But others are …

Canada

Mapping where English is not the language at home

• Spanish <br>counties<br>• Native American languages <br>counties<br>• German <br>counties<br>• French <br>counties<br>• Pacific Island languages <br>counties<br>• Other languages* <br>counties<br>• English is spoken in at least 90 percent of homes in counties.

Migrants and Refugees: Last Week Tonight with John Oliver (HBO)

No Way. You will not make Australia home - English

The world's English mania

Jay Walker explains why two billion people around the world are trying to learn English. He shares photos and spine-tingling audio of Chinese …

What’s Your Language Strategy?

Photography: altrospazio, Roma<p>Artwork: Tomás Saraceno, Cloudy Dunes. When Friedman meets Bucky on Air-Port-City, 2006<p>Language pervades every aspect of organizational life. It touches everything. Yet remarkably, leaders of global organizations, whose employees speak a multitude of languages, often …

Le français en nette progression à l'échelle mondiale

VIDEO. La langue française en pleine forme

Une augmentation spectaculaire. Selon une étude de l'Observatoire de la langue française, 274 millions de personnes dans le monde sont capables de …

Langue Française

La francophonie croît, surtout en Afrique (étude)

Paris, 5 nov 2014 - Le nombre de francophones dans le monde a augmenté de 7% entre 2010 et 2014 avec 274 millions de locuteurs, porté notamment par …

274 millions de francophones dans le monde

<b>Clément Duhaime, Administrateur de l’OIF, et Alexandre Wolff, Responsable de l’Observatoire de la langue française présentent le nouveau rapport</b> …

Afrique Centrale

See The World’s Most Spoken Languages In One Eye-Opening Infographic

Around the world there are a total of 7,102 known languages, of this gargantuan amount twenty-three remain popular enough to be considered the most …

Langue, culture et histoire d'une Amérique francophone plurielle

Dans le cadre de la 6e édition du colloque Les français d’ici, la journée d'étude « Langue, culture et histoire d'une Amérique francophone plurielle …

Amérique du Nord

Quelques chaînes Youtube Francophone très interessante à voir.

10 minutes with...Geert Hofstede on Masculinity versus Femininity 10112014

10 minutes with Geert Hofstede on Individualisme versus Collectivisme 10112014

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What history teaches us about globalisation and growth

A fundamental proposition of economics is the positive relationship between trade and growth. But in a recent Vox contribution, Constantinescu et al. …

What Is Globalization?

Globalization is a process of interaction and integration among the people, companies, and governments of different nations, a process driven by …

Qu'est-ce que la mondialisation ?

La mondialisation désigne une nouvelle phase dans l'intégration planétaire des phénomènes économiques, financiers, écologiques et culturels. Un …

Définition : Mondialisation

"Toupictionnaire" : le dictionnaire de politique<p>Mondialisation<p><i>"La mondialisation prétendument heureuse mène à tout le contraire d'une société</i> …

Climat

Qu'est-ce que la mondialisation ?

This school in Norway abandoned teaching subjects 40 years ago

Finland has announced that in their new national curriculum, they will emphasize phenomena-based project studies instead of traditional subjects. The Ringstabekk school—with 425 students aged 13 to 16 years just outside Norway’s capital, Oslo—has been doing this for 40 years with great success. It …

Pedagogy