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Countries as Named in Their Own Languages

A map of the world’s endonyms. Sourced through Scoop.it from: mentalfloss.com It’s interesting to see these maps for a number of reasons. First, names are important. I have had so many people mispronounce my name, sometimes daily, including when I … Continue reading

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Mapped: The 7,000 languages across the world

Many countries are home to hundreds of languages, sometimes despite having very small populations Sourced through Scoop.it from: http://www.telegraph.co.uk How many languages do you speak? When we think about languages, where I live, it’s typically English, Maori, Pacific Island languages … Continue reading

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