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A Majority of Moroccans Want English as Second Language

<b>For months the debate about linguistic identity has raged in Morocco. The tussle is between French, the English, with clear lines between those who</b> …

This Call Of Duty Parody Nails It

So I watched this parody. It takes the piss out of Call of Duty trailers. At the time I was like, yeah. This is a fairly interesting, kinda funny …

We Can't Stop Watching This Dad's Awesome 'Shut Up & Dance With Me' Parody

This "Shut Up and Go to Sleep" music video will be your new bedtime anthem.<p>I admit it: I have a 10-year-old and a 13-year-old who both hate to go the sleep. Always have, always will. Which means being exhausted is pretty much my baesline these days.<p>The struggle is real.<p>Just ask Pittsburgh dad Reed …

Fallout 4 Parody Shows How the Game Ruins Lives

Fallout 4 released last week, but it's already shipped 12 million copies, broken the most concurrent players record on Steam, and might have caused Pornhub's traffic to drop during its launch day. And now it's ruining lives.<p>Ranker.com posted a comedic video to their YouTube channel earlier today …

Watch the First Trailer for the Fifty Shades of Grey Parody Movie

Fifty Shades of Black, starring Marlon Wayans.<p><i>Fifty Shades Darker</i> doesn't come out till 2017, but lucky for you, Marlon Wayans will be here to fill the void in 2016 with his parody movie <i>Fifty Shades of Black</i>, premiering Jan. 29. It's not quite the same thing, of course, but the first trailer does …

Streaming services sulk as Adele releases new album

British singer Adele's new album "25" will not be available for music streaming services, reflecting a heated debate in the industry about how to …

French language

News<p>The Hollywood couple's rules on parenting are rather unconventional, as allegedly revealed by an ex-nanny.

12 rules for learning any language in 3 months

I've written about how I learned to speak, read, and write Japanese, Mandarin, and Spanish. I've also covered my experiments with German, Indonesian, Arabic, Norwegian, Turkish, and perhaps a dozen others.<p>There are only few language learners who dazzle me, and Benny Lewis is one of them.<p>This …

Ireland Is The Prettiest Country In Europe, Just FYI

What luck! 🍀🌊<p>For adventurous travelers, Ireland is the ultimate playground. This blazing-green country is home to not only historic castles, quaint cobblestone streets and charming medieval towns, but also a robust national park system that boasts -- among other things -- one heck of a road trip …

Don't Fall Victim To These Tourist Scams On Your Next Vacation

Yikes!<p>Visiting a new, unfamiliar place is thrilling and rewarding. It also requires some serious street smarts.<p>A new video from Buzzfeed lays out eight scams reported by travelers, ranging from minor headaches like being overcharged in a taxi to more serious offenses like having your credit card …

Analysing what Shakespeare has to say about gender

Humans are very good at reading from start to finish and collecting lots of information to understand the aggregated story a text tells, but they are …

Horror film 'Condemned' has a bad virus not worth catching

Pro skateboarder and fashion designer Eli Morgan Gesner takes a crack at writing and directing horror with "Condemned," a stylish, pointless exercise in sleaze. Aggressively ugly and gross, the movie boasts a certain low-rent authenticity, but the auteur never figures out how to fill his grubby …

Speech and Natural Language Processing

A curated list of speech and natural language processing resources. Other lists can be found in this list. If you want to contribute to this list …

13. The F Word

<b>What it means:</b> The F word has multiple meanings as it is a crude word to refer to the beautiful act of love making but it's also one of the baddest …

Repeating aloud to another person boosts recall

Repeating aloud boosts verbal memory, especially when you do it while addressing another person, says Professor Victor Boucher of the University of …

Success in Language Learning, or Why Passion is Overrated and Goals Are For Losers

Scott Adams, best-selling author and creator or the world-famous Dilbert comic strip, holds that passion is overrated and that goals are, quite …

The Fantastical Rise of Invented Languages

In the language spoken by the Dothraki on the violent and popular HBO show <i>Game of Thrones</i>, the word for cat is <i>keli</i>. Reasonable, you might think. The …

The Best Language Tools for Geeks

No matter your command of the English language, we all have trouble defining, pronouncing, or even remembering certain words, which makes writing …

Young Thug Isn’t Rapping Gibberish, He’s Evolving Language

Author: Charley Locke. Charley Locke Culture<p>Date of Publication: 10.15.15.<p>Time of Publication: 2:20 pm. 2:20 pm<p>When Young Thug exploded from …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Before Babel? Ancient Mother Tongue Reconstructed

The ancestors of people from across Europe and Asia may have spoken a common language about 15,000 years ago, new research suggests.<p>Now, researchers …

12 beautiful words describing love that don't have an English equivalent

LONDON — Have you ever had a strong feeling or emotion that you can't easily put into words? Although the English language might not be able to help, …

Language

What It’s Really Like to Learn a Language With an App

Spoiler: Instant fluency is only a fool’s hope.<p>Paris is the City of Love and the City of Light, but is it a city where newbies should attempt to …

BlackBerry valuation under fire as overly generous

There's a $2-a-share gap between how much BlackBerry Ltd.<b>'s</b> largest shareholder believes the company is worth and where some analysts stand on the company's valuation – with investors stuck in the middle.<p>A week after announcing its intent to purchase BlackBerry and take the company private, Fairfax …

Right to French-language education enshrined at University of Ottawa

An education in French will be a student’s right, not just a benefit now that the University of Ottawa has been officially designated under Ontario’s …

Want to Learn a Foreign Language?

Want to learn a foreign language?<p>Great!<p>But before selecting which language you would like to invest your time, effort and perhaps your money in and -- unless you have a specific reason for wanting to learn, say Saramaccan* or Papiamento** -- you may want to ask yourself, "For what purpose do I want …

​olivier rousteing: diversity is the future of fashion

The Balmain Creative Director has spoken about his experience of diversity, saying it is something he will always fight for.<p>"I'm the Creative Director of Balmain, but my start was not so successful," Olivier Rousteing says in a new interview with CNN. The 30 year old French fashion designer was …

Almond crusted French toast: A tasty breakfast in any language

Nora Martinez DeBenedetto | The Jersey Journal We may call it French toast here, but in France it's not like they would just call it "toast." The …

12 food idioms in other languages

Because there are so many food-related idioms in other languages, coming up with this list was a piece of cake for us – or a ‘bread roll with butter’ …