US Culture: Free Posters Celebrating Mighty Women Role Models

15/03/2019

https://www.amightygirl.com/blog?p=19631

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Emojis in Different Cultures

14/03/2019

Emojis mean different things in different cultures. More at http://www.bbc.com/future/story/20181211-why-emoji-mean-different-things-in-different-cultures


Culture Corner: French Genders Get Political

10/03/2019

The connection of linguistics and politics at https://www.languagemagazine.com/2018/10/17/french-genders-get-political/


Culture Corner: South Koreans lock themselves up to escape prison of daily life

09/03/2019

Check the story here at https://apple.news/AkZfcRlJ8TnKu1Vrb_q8FyQ?fbclid=IwAR0sYlDmUwHXZjRLEi7RMz_P5dPrs_ZP6lhXXR-BeRPIToQ8Lkvm32JPLV8


Culture Corner: She grew up in a community where women rule and men are banned

05/03/2019

Expand your knowledge of other cultures and read more here 


Culturally Responsive Teaching of Students from the Democratic Republic of Congo

05/03/2019


The language you speak changes the colors you see

01/03/2019

Excerpt: The idea that language influences reality is called the “Sapir-Whorf hypothesis,” after its originators Edward Sapir and Benjamin Lee Whorf.

Read more about this hypothesis as well as several examples and how US English speakers could not describe a sunset with the word orange at https://qz.com/1454466/your-language-influences-your-color-perception-says-a-new-study/?fbclid=IwAR2fDkhpTQOrdc2Uho2wSVQh1qExYezPBU6OnxoBnA8Zdb39bzXkcGxXUc4

 


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