Claudia Flores

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7 Ideas for Using Twitter in the Classroom

<i>This post assumes you already know the basics of how to use Twitter. You know what a hashtag is and what purpose an @mention serves. If you need a</i> …

Día europeo de las lenguas: Área de Centro de Lenguas

26 SEPTIEMBRE: DÍA EUROPEO DE LAS LENGUAS<p>GET A TASTE OF THE CDL<p>Día de puertas abiertas en el Centro de Lenguas: conoce nuestras instalaciones, …

Across Cultures: An Interview with the Interculturalist Hans Durrer

<b>KM:</b> Thank you so much for finding the time for this interview. Could you shortly introduce yourself and your work to our readers?<p><b>Hans Durrer:</b> Born in …

The Interculturalist

Tuesday, 20 December 2011<p><b>1. Edward T. Hall</b> (1914-2009) is widely considered the father of intercultural communication. He developed the popular …

Mapping the emotions we don’t have language for

Ever wish you had a word for those in-between feelings? Now you do. They’re just not in English<p>English speakers owe a great debt of gratitude to the Japanese for giving us "umami": a word for the savory fifth (and best!) taste. Now, we have a list of other languages to draw from when trying to …

Linguistics

This article is about the field of study. For the journal, see Linguistics (journal).<p>"Linguist" redirects here. For other uses, see Linguist …

How to Save a Dying Language

It was a sunny morning in May, and I was in a car with a linguist and a tax preparer trolling the suburbs of Chicago for native speakers of Aramaic, …

Saudade, longing and dreams

Saudade, longing of the Portuguese<p>AMONG the world’s languages, one of the saddest and hardest terms to translate into English is <i>saudade</i>, the …

Language

A golden age of multiculturalism

Inside the Armenian Cathedral of the Holy Savior in Isfahan. Construction began in 1606 and was completed in the 1660s (Source: Wikipedia)<p>Last week I …