International Mother Language Day 2018

Poster February 21 is International Mother Language Day declared by UNESCO in 1999 to celebrated linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism. Events, workshops and even tweets on this date promote awareness. Hashtags: #imld18, #dilm18, #LenguaMaterna UNESCO: “Languages are the most powerful instruments of preserving and developing our tangible and intangible heritage. All moves to promote …

Vocabulary

Buzzwords Vocabulary = the body of words used in a particular language Examples Ayöök Vocabulary from Santa María Ocotepec (Maaxïnkojm), Oaxaca, México Māori Vocabulary Planeta.com Language The Value of Communication = El Valor de la Comunicación Dictionary Literacy

Craic

Buzzwords Craic = fun, news, scandal, merriment Embedded Tweet Dia Dhuit! My favourite is definitely 'craic' it's untranslatable but is kinda "fun,news,scandal,merriment" 😀🇮🇪 — Aoife (@aoinifh) March 17, 2017 Planeta.com Gaeilge (Irish) Fun Ireland Bliain na Gaeilge = Year of Irish (2018)