Seen sometimes as barriers, languages are the tools we use to communicate and understand each other or the information at hand, such as this poem we can read in both English and Afrikaans.Continue reading “A Poem You Can Read in English and Afrikaans”
Your final stop if in search of original Afrikaans idioms translated into English, and sure to make you smile.Continue reading “32 original Afrikaans idioms sure to make you smile once translated into English, #SouthAfrica #languages #learning #fun”
19 German Compound Words with Surprising Translations: Mammutwörter and the Longest German, English and Welsh Words – prepare yourself to be amazed.Continue reading “19 German Compound Words with Surprising Translations, Mammutwörter, Longest German, English and Welsh Words”
Living At The Cultural And Technological Crossroad – An Intercultural Theory
Even though two people speak the same language, having come from different cultures, their understanding of the spoken language will be different.
An American, a Frenchmen and a Chinese, all owners of smartphones, found themselves in a locked room. Can you guess the outcome? No, really, this happened to me. Except that I was neither of them, belonging to a fourth nationality, the Romanian born South African.Continue reading “Living At The Cultural And Technological Crossroad”