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November 21, 2017
What's The Best Age to Start Learning a Second Language?

Studies are inconclusive about the best age to start learning a second language, although they generally agree on one thing--the...

November 20, 2017
5 Interpreters Who Helped Change The World Forever

Since man started using the spoken word, interpreters started to exist. Interpreters have always been vital in the relations among people...

November 16, 2017
How to Produce an Accurate Translation Every Time

In the translation business, it's vital to produce a high quality, accurate translation all the time. When clients hire translators,...

November 15, 2017
Do You Have What it Takes to Work as a Professional Translator?

There’s a myriad of benefits to working as a professional translator. There is always a high demand for good translators...

November 13, 2017
6 Mistakes to Avoid When Requesting an Interpreter

The first time you hire an interpreter, you might not know what to expect. Nobody could fault you for that....

November 09, 2017
How to Overcome the Difficulties in Your Business with Translation

Old and new economies are increasingly entwined and the boundaries between them continuously blurred. Businesses planning to go global or...

November 07, 2017
7 Subtitling Facts You Never Knew Before

Subtitles on videos and films help a wider audience appreciate and enjoy foreign video productions. Subtitles help viewers understand foreign...

November 06, 2017
The Brazilian Translation Market: How Does it Fare?

While Brazil is known for many things (yes, soccer is a good exercise; no, not all of us like samba),...

November 02, 2017
Lia Lee: How a Hmong Child Shaman Changed Western Medical Translation

Lia Lee wasn’t supposed to live past the age of five. The perky, joyful four year old Hmong girl suffered a...

October 31, 2017
Content Localization: Writing Content That's Easy to Localize

These days, it's a prerequisite for companies big and small to maintain a website. For a number of years, they...

October 30, 2017
7 Language Learning Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Learning a language is never easy and language learning mistakes abound. To organize the process, many people go online and...

October 26, 2017
Why Understanding Culture is Key to Unlocking Language

Can you ever learn a language without understanding its culture? There are some who would prefer to simply learn to...

June 29, 2015
The Minions’ language is a combination of French, Spanish, English… and food references

The lovable characters from "Despicable Me" are finally having their spin off movie. We're all anxiously waiting for the premiere,...

July 17, 2015
Dating a Translator? You Better be Aware of These 7 Details

If you think there’s nothing intimidating about translators, you seriously got it all wrong. We’re not even talking about individual...

March 22, 2016
How Long Does it Take to Become a U.S. Citizen?

When you've been granted a U.S. green card, you have two options: you can renew it regularly or you apply...

October 21, 2014
The Top Ten Sexiest Languages in the World

Well ladies and gentlemen, our poll to find the world’s sexiest language has finally come to a close. So what...

May 23, 2015
What are the Highest Paying Translation Languages in the World?

Are you interested in translation work? Are you thinking of becoming a certified translator soon? Becoming a successful translator can...

September 11, 2015
4 Reasons to Learn American Sign Language (ASL) to Advance in Any Career

American Sign Language or ASL is now one of the most studied modern or foreign languages in different colleges and...

December 10, 2015
7 Things Every Interpreter Hates

Breaking down cultural barriers, helping people understand each other globally and aiding the preservation of languages throughout the world is...

June 12, 2013
Aussie English 101: A few “need to know” Aboriginal phrases

There are 80 Aboriginal languages in the Australian continent and Aussies regularly use over 400 words derived from them in...

December 26, 2013
Why Penny Loafers are Called Penny Loafers

During the years that you were growing up until today, you might have gone through several pairs of leather shoes,...

March 25, 2014
The Most Difficult Dances in the World – Shall we dance?

There are certain dances that have captured the attention of many people because of their level of difficulty. In fact,...

February 11, 2016
Green Card Marriage Interview - Processes and Proceedings

Definition: A Green Card is the authorization issued by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) to signify that...

April 21, 2015
The Top 5 Challenges That Translators Face

Like any other profession, translation is a job where many common challenges are faced even by experts. Translators are trained...

August 01, 2017
The Power of Words: Most Inspiring Speeches in History

As a language services provider, we're continually dealing with words. There are over 7,000 languages in the world constituting an...

January 10, 2017
12 Ways You Can Improve Your Communication Skills

Having great communication skills is crucial in life, not just for personal reasons but also for professional use. In fact,...

October 20, 2016
5 Free Presentation Tools to Impress Your Audience

When you are pitching a presentation to your boss or an important client, you want your graphics to look slick...

August 11, 2016
The Internet Evolved: What is the “Internet of Things”?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is the latest buzz-phrase to catch the world by storm. What exactly are these “things”...

June 24, 2016
Summer Camp Kids Will Travel to China this Summer

Local Non­Profit, ReDefiners, offers Mandarin Lessons to Summer Camp Participants ReDefiners World Languages, Inc. (RDWL) launched its all new Passport...

June 22, 2016
How to Speak Fluent British in Just One Day

You might think you speak English. You may hold a Harvard degree in English and be familiar with the Cambridge...

June 16, 2016
Petition: Worldwide Protection for Translators and Interpreters

In crisis situations involving people and nations with language differences, the role of interpreters and translators cannot be discounted. These...

October 29, 2015
European Migration Crisis: Helping Children Cope with Language Barrier

For ordinary immigrants, dealing with the language barrier problem is not easy. Communicating with people who speak a different language...

July 23, 2015
8 Untranslatable Spanish Words to Improve Your Social Interactions

When you learn a new language, you’ll notice that there are some specific words and phrases that can’t simply be...

July 10, 2015
11 Advantages of Learning a Different Language

In today’s interconnected and globalized world, knowing other languages and embracing different cultures is practically necessary. We interact with different...

July 02, 2015
Language of Love: When Your Lover Speaks a Different Language

What to do when you and your lover don´t share the same native language. At this very moment, there are...

May 05, 2015
5 Essential Expressions You Must Learn in Any Foreign Language

If you're going to travel to foreign places, you'll have basic needs to communicate with people who use different languages....

November 02, 2017
Lia Lee: How a Hmong Child Shaman Changed Western Medical Translation

Lia Lee wasn’t supposed to live past the age of five. The perky, joyful four year old Hmong girl suffered a...

October 26, 2017
Why Understanding Culture is Key to Unlocking Language

Can you ever learn a language without understanding its culture? There are some who would prefer to simply learn to...

September 11, 2017
Preserving Culture and Tradition in the Modern World

When discussing humanitarian efforts, you might hear the phrase "cultural preservation." This term encompasses several activities surrounding maintaining ancient cultures...

June 02, 2017
How to Translate Donut in 10 Awesomely Unique Languages

The donut. We can all agree it's an important part of life. Nay--the most important part of life. Let's just say...

May 22, 2017
20 Awesome British Slang Terms You Should Learn Today

Ready to learn some British slang? You may be visiting the UK and want to be able to keep up...

February 22, 2017
The Prague Carnival: A Costume Party in the Streets

It's carnival season around the world and many people's eyes turn to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, home to the largest celebration...

February 14, 2017
How Do You Say “I Love You” in 22 Beautiful Languages?

Love it or hate it, Valentine’s Day is here again. The international day of lovers is a chance to express your...

November 23, 2016
The Rich History Behind The Thanksgiving Celebration

The first Thanksgiving that took place in what is now the United States was organized by the pilgrims of Plymouth...

November 16, 2016
6 Tips to Doing Business in the Middle East

Westerners considering doing business with people of the Middle East and North African (MENA) markets would do well to learn...

October 27, 2016
The History of Halloween and Costume Wearing

Halloween is a holiday with deep folk roots. It can be traced back to the Day of the Dead autumn...

October 17, 2016
6 Facts About Latin America You Should Know About

Latin America is a diverse, multicultural region that has plenty to offer its inhabitants and visitors alike. Rich in history,...

August 18, 2015
The Art and Romance of Paris

Known for being the most romantic city in the world and for its art, cuisine, culture, architecture, history and fashion,...

August 08, 2017
Changing The World: The Most Important Immigrants in History

America is a nation of immigrants. We owe much of our country's development to immigrants in history, and our culture...

July 17, 2017
Day Translations Japanese Translator Key To Disproving Amelia Earhart Theory

The mystery of what happened to Amelia Earhart has continued for decades. It’s been 80 years, in fact, since her...

August 13, 2014
The History Behind Player Numbers on Sports Jerseys

In the history of sport, player numbers have always been present and as it turned out there is a history...

February 27, 2014
Ensuring Safe Travel Through Modern Air-Ground Communication

The communication between the pilot and air traffic controllers is very important. Traffic controllers provide pilots with signals if it...

February 24, 2014
Choosing an Official Language in Timor Leste

The issue of the official language used in Timor Leste (East Timor) is a hotly contested issue even until today....

February 17, 2014
Why Not Everyone Agrees on Celebrating Washington’s Day on 3rd Mondays of February

The 3rd Monday of February is a federal holiday to mark George Washington’s birthday. This day is celebrated in honor...

December 26, 2013
Why Penny Loafers are Called Penny Loafers

During the years that you were growing up until today, you might have gone through several pairs of leather shoes,...

December 18, 2013
Indus Valley Civilization: Its Wonders and Influences to the Modern World

Located in what is today known as the northeastern part of Afghanistan that stretches to Pakistan and northwestern part of...

November 07, 2013
Madagascar: Endemic Biodiversity Like Nowhere in the World

Let us explore Madagascar, an island country that sits in the Indian Ocean. The island is off Africa’s southeastern coast...

November 05, 2013
Holland Windmills: World Heritage Icons That Stood Through Time

  Why is Holland always associated with windmills? Why do windmills in the scenery background often symbolize Dutch landscape? Certainly,...

October 24, 2013
INDIA: Nourishing Back the Soil of Origin of Buddhism

History tells that Buddhism traces its roots to the northern part of India during the 5th century B.C.E. Siddhartha Gautama...

October 22, 2013
Egyptian Language from the Old to the New Age

The Egyptian language is the earliest known language in history. The most ancient written records show that they were written...

January 19, 2017
{Infographic} Announcing Day Translations Affiliate Program

Become an Affiliate Member Do you love our translation services? Would you recommend them to a friend or use us...

September 20, 2016
{Infographic} A Closer Look at India's languages

“India is the cradle of the human race, the birthplace of human speech, the mother of history, the grandmother of...

July 28, 2016
[Infographic] How to Speak Fluent British in Just One Day

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February 26, 2016
The Languages Spoken in the United States {Infographic}

There is a very interesting language fact in the United States. While (American) English is the dominant language spoken in...

February 11, 2016
20 Fascinating Facts About the Spanish Language [Infographic]

Spanish is one of the 5 romance languages and it is the second most spoken language in the world, next to...

March 04, 2015
Infographic - The Surge of Spanish Speakers in the US

The spread and importance of Spanish speakers in the US is perfectly illustrated by this infographic. Any social anthropologist worth...

June 11, 2014
Day Translations' Infographics - Uruguay

While Luis Suárez, who underwent keyhole surgery on his knee last month, impressed observers at a training session yesterday, the...

June 11, 2014
Day Translations' Infographics - USA

The United States could be forgiven for thinking an astrological alignment, or some other cosmic force, has influenced the course...

June 10, 2014
Day Translations' Infographics - South Korea

We must admit that we did not identify any East Asian players in the Guardian’s list of the 100 greatest...

June 10, 2014
Day Translations' Infographics - Switzerland

It only seems fair to focus upon Switzerland’s coach Ottmar Hitzfeld prior to Brasil 2014. With Switzerland since 2008, Hitzfeld...

June 09, 2014
Day Translations' Infographics - Nigeria

Even though the team will struggle against the powerful Argentinians in Group F, the Nigerian Super Eagles was named by...

June 09, 2014
Day Translations' Infographics - Portugal

The significance of playing in a Portuguese-speaking nation is not lost on Portugal’s captain Cristiano Ronaldo, who was named by...

November 20, 2017
5 Interpreters Who Helped Change The World Forever

Since man started using the spoken word, interpreters started to exist. Interpreters have always been vital in the relations among people...

November 13, 2017
6 Mistakes to Avoid When Requesting an Interpreter

The first time you hire an interpreter, you might not know what to expect. Nobody could fault you for that....

October 17, 2017
Problems the Courts Face with Foreign Language Interpreters

The United States is composed of several communities of different nationalities. It is therefore expected that many of them are...

October 16, 2017
The Translators and Interpreters Who Keep The UN Running

Translators and interpreters bring people together. They play an important role in global communication, foster understanding between nations, and build...

October 12, 2017
Using an Amateur Medical Interpreter Could Double Your Child's Risk

Being a medical interpreter involves a lot of responsibility. That’s why they’re professionally trained. Nowhere is this more apparent than...

October 11, 2017
How to Work With Your Over the Phone Interpreter

Global business is more common than ever, making the presence of a professional phone interpreter increasingly important. Hundreds of millions of...

October 04, 2017
What Are Legal Over The Phone Interpreters and When Are They Needed?

Legal over the phone interpreters in the United States are individuals with superior language skills vital to the federal courts...

September 14, 2017
What Do The US Courts Look For in a Legal Interpreter?

Under the provisions of Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, U.S. state courts that receive federal funding...

July 31, 2017
Top Challenges Interpreters Face Every Day

Interpreting is one of the main components of language services, and there are many challenges interpreters face to promote understanding and...

July 05, 2017
Spotlight: What Do Translators And Interpreters Do?

You know by now that translators and interpreters are pretty good with languages. But did you ever stop to ask...

May 25, 2017
How Medical Interpreters Change People's Lives

Every job requires dedication and some risks and all types of work affect millions of people anywhere in the world...

April 28, 2017
Medical Interpreter vs Bilingual Employee: 5 Main Differences

In the United States, over 60 million people speak a non-English foreign language as their primary tongue. Because of this,...

April 10, 2017
Freelancing is Changing How We Understand Immigration

Before freelancing, it used to be that if you wanted to work abroad, you had a couple of options. You...

April 07, 2017
Tips For Finding Work in a Foreign City

Of course you want to change jobs! You’re not alone. A recent Gallup poll found that 34% of workers have...

January 03, 2017
How to Work from Home and Keep Your Sanity

You can’t argue with the research. More and more people around the world are now working from home. Latest statistics...

September 13, 2016
How to Enter The United States Without a Visa

It’s possible to enter the United States without a visa if you’re privy to the Visa Waiver Program of the...

August 30, 2016
13 Things You Need to Know About Dating a Latino

Are you dating a Latino? You probably find the accent sexy, their sense of style appealing and the whole situation...

December 24, 2015
Say, What Does Christmas Mean to You?

Christmas is again upon us and people around the world are busy with their preparations for their own version of...

December 22, 2015
How to Set New Year’s Resolutions That You’ll Actually Keep

With 2015 coming to a close, the promise of a brand new year beckons. A fresh page, a new start;...

December 08, 2015
9 importantes ventajas de estudiar en Estados Unidos

Estás considerando cursar tus estudios universitarios en Estados Unidos? Estudiar en el extranjero es un gran paso, ya que es...

November 19, 2015
Saliendo Con Un Traductor: Las 11 Quejas más Comunes

Hace un tiempo, una colega escritora de Day Translations publicó un artículo muy interesante acerca de las particularidades de salir...

November 02, 2015
5 Time Management Tips That Just Don’t Work.. and What to do Instead

Time management is a very hot topic these days. With our many roles and responsibilities, our to-do lists get longer...

October 09, 2015
Always go to Lunch Break, it’s Favorable to Your Health and Productivity

A couple of days ago, I saw a question in one of my Facebook groups, that quickly caught my attention....

September 28, 2015
How to Rethink Your Tasks and Be More Productive

As a busy professional, one of your daily struggles is probably to get the best out of your time. Being...

November 21, 2017
What's The Best Age to Start Learning a Second Language?

Studies are inconclusive about the best age to start learning a second language, although they generally agree on one thing--the...

October 30, 2017
7 Language Learning Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Learning a language is never easy and language learning mistakes abound. To organize the process, many people go online and...

October 09, 2017
Learn a Foreign Language – Your Brain Will Thank You

Neuroscience has come a long way in providing us some amazing information about our brains. We have scans that can...

October 05, 2017
How to Tell You’re Starting to Speak a Language Fluently

You’ve been hard at work learning your second language (or your third, or fourth!). It can feel like it’s taking...

September 25, 2017
5 Fascinating Facts About The Arabic Language

Arabic is a fascinating language. It's the language that gave humanity the word “zero”, the 1001 Nights (also known as...

September 19, 2017
How Much Do You Know About The Chinese Language?

Most of us are familiar with the Chinese Language. But how much do you really know about this language? Do...

September 04, 2017
Unique and Effective Ways to Improve Your Spanish

Spanish is a wonderful language, and it’s not as hard to learn as you might think. In the US, it’s...

September 01, 2017
How To Boost Your Foreign Language Speaking Skills Through Writing

As any other translator, you probably want to know as many languages as possible and boost your language speaking skills....

August 29, 2017
Here's Why Learning a Language Has Never Been Easier

Learning a language is usually considered a difficult task. You have to memorize a ton of foreign vocabulary, understand complex...

August 28, 2017
What is the Sexiest Language in the World?

It’s a question as old as the word ‘lust.’ What is the world’s most titillating tongue? In all the world,...

August 21, 2017
Translating Sound Effects: Cross-Linguistic Onomatopoeias

The longest palindrome in the Oxford English Dictionary is tattarrattat. It’s a word invented by James Joyce to describe a...

August 07, 2017
5 Steps to Master Writing in a Foreign Language

So you added yet another foreign language tn the list of goals you want to reach? That’s great! You probably...

March 08, 2017
Awesome Women Throughout History - #BeBoldForChange

It’s international woman’s day once more, and this year women are being encouraged to #BeBoldForChange. We’ve come a long way...

December 14, 2015
The Role a Paralegal Plays in the Attorney's Office and in the Courtroom

There are many office assistants that only do one type of work. This is not the case with a paralegal...

June 24, 2015
Top 10 Multilingual Celebrities - The Impressive Linguistic Talents of Famous Personalities

Get Inspired With These Famous Polyglots. Speaking multiple languages can be a very attractive feature. Not like these world famous...

June 13, 2015
Sir Christopher Lee, This Legendary Multilingual Actor’s Legacy Lives on

Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee, an English actor, author, and singer is known best for his roles as Count Dracula...

January 20, 2015
The Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King, Jr. was an African-American minister, a civil rights activist, and a supporter and advocate of non-violent protests....

January 18, 2015
The Languages of Pope Francis

Although Pope Francis is a learned man in the field of language and culture, it is quite understandable for one...

December 19, 2014
Your Spoken Language Affects the Things You See

A data scientist from Taiwan put together an experiment to test the theory that a person's spoken language affects that way...

May 29, 2014
Maya Angelou: The Global Impact of a Literary Treasure

“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget...

February 05, 2014
Sentinelese: The Tribe That Has Remained Isolated for 60,000 Years

It is interesting to note that despite the age and time, there are still people who refuse contact with the...

December 07, 2013
Pantone Announces Radiant Orchid as 2014 Color of the Year

Many lovers of the pink and purple shades will be happy to know that the color of the year 2014...

December 04, 2013
Family Federation for World Peace and Unification: Where are the Moonies?

Sometime in 1954, a religious leader in South Korea named Sun Myung Moon founded the Holy Spirit Association for the...

November 29, 2013
Thanksgiving and Hanukkah Cross Paths After 125 Years

Many Americans have been focusing on Thanksgiving held this Thursday but not everyone was perhaps aware that the Jewish Hanukkah...

July 14, 2017
On Bastille Day: How Important is the French Language Today?

July 14 is Bastille Day, the French National Day. For the French, it's simply le 14 julliet. Bastille Day is a...

May 01, 2017
The Demand for 100% Accuracy in Medical Translation

Translators understand the delicate and sensitive nature of all translation works. They cannot afford to make any mistake because the...

April 14, 2017
Celebrating Holy Week In Different Parts of the World

Lent is the fasting and prayer period that leads to Holy Week and Easter. It lasts for 46 days, starting...

March 13, 2017
What You Need to Know About Holi - India's Festival of Colors

If you work in a multicultural environment or have any Indian friends, you’ve probably already heard about Holi. India’s festival...

March 10, 2017
How Vibrant Cultures Celebrate Their Wedding Day Differently

Weddings are always a special event no matter what country you’re from or religion you belong to. It’s occasions like...

December 30, 2015
Some of the Many Things to be Thankful for in 2015 as We Welcome 2016

In just a few hours, 2015 will be gone and a new year will be ushered in. Despite the ups...

December 08, 2015
Celebrating HANUKKAH, the Jewish Festival of Lights

Hanukkah or Chanukah, the Jewish Festival of Lights started at sundown on December 6 and will end on the evening...

November 25, 2015
Celebrations and Destinations for Thanksgiving Weekend

It's almost Thanksgiving and if you're tired of the usual rote, why not spend Thanksgiving weekend traveling to some other...

July 04, 2015
11 Interesting Facts about Independence Day

Test your knowledge with these curious and not so well known facts around Independence Day. Today, Americans in the United...

June 25, 2015
6 Skills Every Successful (Freelance) Translator Must Have

There are many benefits to being a freelance translator. As you own your working hours, your income depends on how...

April 06, 2015
Easter Celebrations Around the World

There are two events in the Christian calendar that are significantly important. The first one is Christmas, which celebrates the...

February 13, 2015
5 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About Valentine’s Day

February 14, it’s that time of the year when couples begin booking fancy restaurants and going on romantic getaways and...

November 16, 2017
How to Produce an Accurate Translation Every Time

In the translation business, it's vital to produce a high quality, accurate translation all the time. When clients hire translators,...

November 15, 2017
Do You Have What it Takes to Work as a Professional Translator?

There’s a myriad of benefits to working as a professional translator. There is always a high demand for good translators...

November 09, 2017
How to Overcome the Difficulties in Your Business with Translation

Old and new economies are increasingly entwined and the boundaries between them continuously blurred. Businesses planning to go global or...

November 06, 2017
The Brazilian Translation Market: How Does it Fare?

While Brazil is known for many things (yes, soccer is a good exercise; no, not all of us like samba),...

November 02, 2017
Lia Lee: How a Hmong Child Shaman Changed Western Medical Translation

Lia Lee wasn’t supposed to live past the age of five. The perky, joyful four year old Hmong girl suffered a...

October 24, 2017
Why Healthcare Facilities Should Provide Access to a Medical Translator

Going to a doctor can be an intimidating experience and most of us dread going to one because we are...

October 23, 2017
How Your Bilingualism Opens Doors to a Legal Career

The legal profession is getting more lucrative and competitive. If you want to set yourself apart, boost your prospects and...

October 16, 2017
The Translators and Interpreters Who Keep The UN Running

Translators and interpreters bring people together. They play an important role in global communication, foster understanding between nations, and build...

October 02, 2017
5 Reasons to Pursue a Career in Translation

If you're lucky enough to be born into a bilingual family and speak both languages fluently, or you lived in...

September 28, 2017
How Transcreation Is Changing Your Global Marketing Strategy

The translation, localization and transcreation industry is estimated to generate $40 billion in annual revenues, with a 5.52 percent rate...

September 26, 2017
Why So Many Translators Hate Translation Technology

Technology helps our lives become better, right? Computer programs are created to automate some of the routine steps that are...

September 18, 2017
What Will Happen to the Dreamers After DACA?

On September 5, 2017, President Trump announced that his administration is putting an end to DACA, or the Deferred Action...

August 09, 2016
10 Olympic Facts That Need to Be Shared

The 31st Olympic Games are off to a flying start in Rio despite the roaring protests. The greatest show on...

September 29, 2015
5 Types of Sites that Greatly Benefit from Content Localization

There are sites that serve their purpose better when they have localized versions. They tend to reach more audiences with...

August 25, 2015
Top Paralegal Schools in the United States

The job outlook for paralegals in the United States is rosy and while there are 913 universities and colleges across...

June 19, 2015
10 Tips for Doing Business in Tokyo

In Tokyo, and anywhere else in Japan, you must be aware of cultural differences before doing business. The Japanese put...

June 03, 2015
Specialized Translation Services – A $30 Billion Dollar Industry

In April 2011, shoemaker Christian Louboutin sued the fashion house, Yves Saint-Laurent (YSL). The lawsuit was about a particular feature...

February 11, 2015
Know the World’s Five Most Multilingual Countries

The spread of language across distances and borders may be attributed to the vast expansion of colonialism, a great movement...

July 17, 2014
The United States – One of the Most Desired Countries for Migrants

The United States still remains as one of the most desired countries for migrants. Many people still view the U.S....

June 12, 2014
Economic Merging of ASEAN: Will language be a problem?

The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) 2015 is already underway. In less than a year, ASEAN (Association of Southeast Asian Nationa)...

June 01, 2014
Celebrating Children’s Day Across the World

As the cliché goes, the children are the hope of our nation. Thus, it is fitting to save a day...

March 12, 2014
Unique Engagement Rituals from Around the World

Engagement is an important part of various cultures. This is where the soon to be wedded couples publicly declare their...

January 09, 2014
A Smile: Connecting the World Through a Universal Language

It is said that a smile is contagious. When you see someone smiling, your natural response is to smile back....

December 12, 2013
Because Internet: The Web Can Be Bad for Language

The Internet is a seemingly infinite wealth of knowledge. The amount of information it can provide far exceeds the capacity...