Are Scandinavian languages mutually understandable?

Written by Claus Skovbjerg, MA, stagiaire communicateur at TermCoord The languages spoken in Scandinavia are called North Germanic languages and include Danish, Swedish, Norwegian, Icelandic,...

Video Fix: Behaviorist Theory of Second Language Acquisition

Have you ever heard about behaviorist theory applied as a strategy for Second Language Acquisition (SLA)? Before giving you an insight into the topic of...

I·ATE: Capellini – the thin spaghetti

In Italy, capellini is a type of pasta typical of the central-northern part of the country but it is also famous in the south of Italy...

I·ATE: We say haggis, you say zarajo, chinchulín, kokoretsi!

Need and creativity can lead a person's mind to come up with delicious recipes from ingredients that seem uncombinable or even unedible! In that spirit, with...
Fearure Image - Linguistic Identity Language Portrait

Linguistic Identity and Language Portrait

There are different kinds of identities, social identities, national identities, racial identities, ethnic identities, etc. A notion, which is however not frequently talked about...

I·ATE: Say “cheese”: discover Bulgarian “banitza” and Greek “tyropita”

Say "cheese" and enjoy this Saturday morning with our new I-ATE Food Term of the week, which is dedicated to white cheese and phyllo pastry all-day snacks!

How gender affects the style of communication

Just imagine, men and women communicate in the same language, in the same place and have the same backgrounds, but they are unable to...

EU TERMINOLOGY ПО-РУССКИ

My 3-week study visit at the Terminology Coordination Unit of the European Parliament is almost over. Time seems to have flown… So, what have...

Ever wanted to travel back in time? Talk to a Lithuanian!

“Anyone wishing to hear how Indo-Europeans spoke should come and listen to a Lithuanian peasant.” – Antoine Meillet (1886-1936) Now this is quite a statement...

I·ATE: Let’s share migas together

Migas or Migas de pastor -breadcrumbs in English- is a special Spanish peasant dish spread also in other countries as Mexico or Portugal. Spanish Migas...
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