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Can you Recognize the Language Greeting?

Here is a fun quiz where you guess what the language is. Hopefully it can introduce you to some new languages. Take the Quiz Leave a comment with your results and/or thoughts. Enjoy! Janelle

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What American Accent Do You Have?

What American accent do you have? My Results?—  North Central “North Central” is what professional linguists call the Minnesota accent. If you saw “Fargo” you probably didn’t think the characters sounded very out of the ordinary.  Outsiders probably mistake you … Continue reading

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How to Say Earth in Different Languages

Happy Earth Day!! Since I just love the earth, I’ve complied translations of the beautiful word in some different languages. (languages with different characters are missing because they don’t show up when I add them?) Haitian Creole: sou latè French: … Continue reading

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How Language Changes Things

Today, I’d like to give a global shout out to………… Michael Meuers and The City of Bemidji from my home state of Minnesota. In an effort to create a more positive environment for Native Americans(Ojibwe) and other residents of Bemidji(a … Continue reading

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London tomorrow

Language event in London: When: 7pm- 10pm Where: Shakespeare’s Head Africa House, 4-68 Kingsway, Holborn, Greater London, WC2B 6BG http://www.jdwetherspoon.co.uk/home/pubs/shakespeares-head Please take tube to Holborn station and then turn left after get out station. Just few minutes’ walk after turn … Continue reading

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Opening doors in my neighborhood with language

“If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his own language, that goes to his heart.” Nelson Mandela I started ExchangeALanguage.com for one reason – to … Continue reading

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Extreme makeover

After one year of working with a number of developers on my project, I have felt every negative emotion you could feel. So after all of that struggle(I like to think of it as my learning process).. I’m happy to … Continue reading

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