Video: 10 Surprising Ways To Offend People In Other Countries

24/02/2017

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From Spanish in the U.S. to Tatar in Russia: Fascinating map of the world reveals each country’s second language

21/02/2017

Source:  http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4216084/amp/World-map-reveals-country-s-second-language.html

Interactive maps of each continent, very interesting!

 


How do people define their national identity? By speaking the language, study says

07/02/2017

Source and article:  https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/worldviews/wp/2017/02/01/when-it-comes-to-national-identity-language-trumps-religion-culture-and-place-of-birth-study-finds/?utm_term=.b74be823731c&wpisrc=nl_sb_smartbrief

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How Our Way of Thinking is shaped by Where we Grow Up, Geographically

22/01/2017

Interesting article!  Read more at http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20170118-how-east-and-west-think-in-profoundly-different-ways


Christmas Gift-Bringers of Europe

28/12/2016

Who brings the gifts in Europe?  Source:  https://jakubmarian.com/christmas-gift-bringers-of-europe/?utm_content=bufferd50fd&utm_medium=social&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_campaign=buffer

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What Surprises American Tourists When They Visit China

26/12/2016

Did you know?  http://www.destinationtips.com/advice/what-surprises-american-tourists-when-they-visit-china/?utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=wclicks&utm_content=What+Surprises+American+Tourists+When+They+Visit+China+Desktop&utm_campaign=FBK002-DST-38310-what-surprises-&utm_term=6063184785183


Nepal: Gender Differences

22/12/2016

Read  “15-Year-Old Girl Found Dead In A Menstrual Hut In Nepal”  at http://www.npr.org/sections/goatsandsoda/2016/12/20/506306964/15-year-old-girl-found-dead-in-a-menstrual-hut-in-nepal?utm_source=facebook.com&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=npr&utm_term=nprnews&utm_content=2048

and “Nepal police investigate death of girl banished for menstruating”  at http://www.bbc.com/news/world-asia-38384889?ocid=socialflow_facebook&ns_mchannel=social&ns_campaign=bbcnews&ns_source=facebook


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