http://www.straitstimes.com - SINGAPORE - Learning one's mother tongue language should be made "as easy as possible" for children, Education Minister Heng Swee Keat said on Saturday.. Read more at straitstimes.com.
http://www.valuewalk.com - Best translated fiction: Reading books that were originally written in another language opens up your mind in ways that you might not expect
http://www.slate.com - In the northeastern mountains of Turkey, residents separated by tree-packed slopes turned to an unusual communication method: whistling. Small villages adapted the language, known as whistled Turkish—which, as it sounds, is Turkish adapted into a series of whistles—as a means for long-distance communication long before the telephone or Twitter was...
http://www.bbcamerica.com - Boats in Penzance harbor, Cornwall (Photo: Milangonda/AP Images) Cornwall is a place in which the English language is subject to a number of warping influe
http://www.bustle.com - Can Dogs Talk? Their Body Language Says More Than You Probably Think — INFOGRAPHIC
http://www.straight.com - The mighty old Oxford Dictionary appears to be catching up with the times.
http://variety.com - Switzerland’s Federal Office of Culture (OFC) has confirmed 3D documentary “Iraqi Odyssey” as the country’s official foreign-language Oscar entry.
http://www.theguardian.com - Mankind needs redefining; a rendezvous for people on the same page, so to speak