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South African Languages and Culture

South Africa is the Rainbow Nation, a title that captures the country’s cultural and ethnic diversity. The population of South Africa is one of the most complex and diverse in the world. Of the 51.7 million South Africans, over 41 million are black, 4.5 million are white, 4.6 million are coloured and about 1.3 million […]

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How many languages are there in the world?

1 Aug 2017 1

The object of inquiry in linguistics is human language, in particular the extent and limits of diversity in the world’s languages. One might suppose, therefore, that linguists would have a clear and reasonably precise notion of how many languages there are in the world. It turns out, however, that there is no such definite count—or at least, no […]

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10 reasons why English is such an important language

11 Julie 2017

English is one of the most dominating language of the world which is having its impact on every field of work. Undoubtedly, English play a much greater role in the world that it is inevitable for people to ignore it fully. Here are 10 reasons why English is such an important language. 1. It’s the […]

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Where did the English Language come from?

LLE 27 Junie 2017

More people are trying to learn English than any other language in the world. English is the language of political negotiations and international business. It has become the international language of science and medicine. International treaties say passenger airplane pilots must speak English. English is the major foreign language taught in most schools in South […]

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7 Surprising Benefits of Learning a Foreign Language

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1. Bilingual People Are Less Stressed and Nicer Have you noticed a little spring in your step ever since language learning became a part of your life? No, that’s not just your new shoes. Does your smile shine a little brighter ever since you’ve started hitting the foreign language books? It turns out that being […]

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